TO: HONORABLE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS
FROM: ASSISTANT TO THE CITY MANAGER
DATE: JANUARY 24, 2005
SUBJECT: CLAIMS AGAINST THE CITY BY CHARLES BRUMBAUGH
Reject the claims and direct staff to notify the claimant.
The claimant alleges that city officials defamed Charles Brumbaugh in their statements in the June 24, 2004 issue of the Palos Verdes Peninsula News. The claim for damages is $25,000,000. A copy of the claim is attached.
The City’s Claims Administrator, Carl Warren & Company, has advised the City to reject the claim.
None associated with this report.
Assistant to the City Manager