OCTOBER 4, 2005 CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY RICHARD AND LISA CARL OCTOBER 4, 2005 CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY RICHARD AND LISA CARL OCTOBER 4, 2005 CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY RICHARD AND LISA CARL

TO: HONORABLE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS

FROM: ASSISTANT TO THE CITY MANAGER

DATE: OCTOBER 4, 2005

SUBJECT: CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY RICHARD AND LISA CARL

RECOMMENDATION

Reject the claim and direct staff to notify the claimant.

BACKGROUND/DISCUSSION

The claimant alleges personal and real property at 42 Sea Cove Drive sustained flood related damages during heavy rainstorms on February 19, 2005. The claimant alleges the flooding was allegedly caused by public agency’s negligence and existing dangerous conditions of public property. The claim for damages in an amount not less than $3,600,000. A copy of the claim is attached.

The City’s Claims Administrator, Carl Warren and Company, has advised the City to reject the claim.

FISCAL IMPACT

None associated with this report.

PREPARED BY

Gina Park

Assistant to the City Manager

APPROVED BY

Les Evans

City Manager

Attachment: claim