CITY COUNCIL AGENDA ITEM
Meeting Date: February 10, 2004
Subject/Title: Reject the claim presented by Veronica Roche
Submitted by: Karen Diaz, City Clerk/Director of Administrative Services
Approved by: John Stevenson, City Manager
Reject the claim presented by Veronica Roche as recommended by the City
Claimant, Veronica Roche, is alleging that on January 6, 2004 she was
traveling north on Fairview Avenue through the intersection as the street
sweeper came to the corner and threw a rock out from under it, causing a
crack in her windshield. The amount of the claim is $233.10.
Public Works staff prepared a statement of facts based on their conversation
with the claimant, an inspection of the area in question, and the operation
and design of the street sweeper.
Engineering staff has indicated Western Pacific Housing (Subdivision 8395)
did work for the City at the intersection of Fairview Avenue and San Jose
Based on the report, staff along with the City Attorney concludes that the
city has no liability for the alleged incident.
No fiscal impact at this time.