NOVEMBER 1, 2005 CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY RUDY MAUS ET. AL. NOVEMBER 1, 2005 CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY RUDY MAUS ET. AL. NOVEMBER 1, 2005 CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY RUDY MAUS ET. AL.

TO: HONORABLE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS

FROM: ASSISTANT TO THE CITY MANAGER

DATE: NOVEMBER 1, 2005

SUBJECT: CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY RUDY MAUS ET. AL.

RECOMMENDATION

Reject the claim and direct staff to notify the claimant.

BACKGROUND/DISCUSSION

The claimant alleges the City failed to maintain the storm drainage system and as a result flooded the home was flooded during a rainstorm on February 19, 2005. The claim damage amount is estimated in excess of $200,000. 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