Ann Arbor logo
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: 21-1407    Version: 1 Name: 8/16/21 Resolution to Approve 6/24/21 Insurance Board Denial of Claim Filed by State Farm on Behalf of Nancy J. Allee
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/16/2021 In control: City Council
On agenda: 8/16/2021 Final action: 8/16/2021
Enactment date: 8/16/2021 Enactment #: R-21-313
Title: Resolution to Approve the June 24, 2021 Recommendation of the Board of Insurance Administration to Deny the Claim Filed by Claimant State Farm on behalf of their insured Nancy J. Allee for a Sewer Backup (CC041-21).

Title

Resolution to Approve the June 24, 2021 Recommendation of the Board of Insurance Administration to Deny the Claim Filed by Claimant State Farm on behalf of their insured Nancy J. Allee for a Sewer Backup (CC041-21).

Memorandum

This memorandum and resolution request approval of the Board of Insurance Administration’s June 24, 2021 recommendation to deny the claim filed by claimant State Farm on behalf of their insured Nancy J. Allee.  State Farm submitted a claim against the City to the Board of Insurance Administration in the amount of $11,014.87 for a sewer backup. The Board of Insurance Administration denied the claim on the basis of governmental immunity. The claimant had up to 30 days after notification in writing of the Board’s decision to appeal.  The 30-day period has passed and no appeal has been filed. 

Staff

Prepared by:                       Sarah Singleton, Risk Specialist

Reviewed by:                       Michael Pettigrew, City Treasurer

                     Marti Praschan, CFO and Financial Services Area Administrator

                     Jennifer Richards, Assistant City Attorney

Approved by:                     John Fournier, Assistant City Administrator

Body

Whereas, Council must approve the Board of Insurance Administration’s recommendations for claims and appeals in excess of $10,000.00; and

 

Whereas, the Board of Insurance Administration recommended the denial of the claim filed by State Farm on behalf of their insured Nancy J. Allee for a sewer backup in the amount of $11,014.87 on the basis of the City’s governmental immunity;

 

RESOLVED, That Council approve the Board of Insurance Administration’s denial of the claim of State Farm for a sewer backup (CC041-21); and

 

RESOLVED, That the City Administrator be authorized to take the necessary administrative actions to implement this resolution.