Claims for Damages

The Deputy City Manager 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.