The City Clerk serves as the Claims Agent for the City of Battle Ground.
The law grants cities the right to have notice of a hazard and a reasonable opportunity to correct it before a finding of negligence can be found. Claims must be filed within the appropriate statutes of limitations that is governed by Washington State law.
Should you intend to make a claim for damages against the City, refer to the Claim for Damages document. Please note that City staff cannot provide you with legal advice.