Village of Green Island, NY
Albany County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Green Island as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Defense and indemnification of Village employees — See Ch. 6.
Insurance — See Ch. 101.
[Adopted 9-18-2017 by L.L. No. 2-2017]
No civil action shall be maintained against the Village and the Village shall not be liable for damages or injuries to person or property sustained in any way or manner in consequence of:
A. 
Any street, part or portion of any street, including the curb thereof and any encumbrance thereon or attachments thereto, tree, bench, fence, hydrant, any valve and/or manhole cover, catch basin, bridge, viaduct, underpass, culvert, parkway or park approach, crosswalk or sidewalk and any encumbrance thereon or attachments thereto, pedestrian walk or path, approach, ramp, stairway, stair landing, garages and accessways thereto and therefrom, or any public place being out of repair, defective, damaged, unsafe, inadequate, dangerous, unilluminated or obstructed, or the existence of snow or ice upon any street, highway, bridge, viaduct, underpass, culvert, sidewalk, crosswalk, pedestrian walk or path, approach, ramp, stairway, stair landing, seawall, bulkhead, dock, public parking area, public parking garage and accessways thereto and therefrom, or any public place, unless written notice thereof relating to the particular place and condition was actually given to the Village Clerk and there was a failure or neglect within a reasonable time after the receipt of such notice to repair or remedy the condition, or to cause such snow or ice to be removed, or to make the place or thing otherwise reasonably safe; and
B. 
Any traffic control light, signal, device or sign being out of repair, defective, removed or not operating, not in place, unsafe, dangerous or obstructed, unless written notice thereof relating to the particular place and condition was actually given to the Village Clerk and there was a failure or neglect within a reasonable time after the receipt of such notice to repair or remedy the condition or to cause such snow or ice to be removed, or to make the place or thing otherwise reasonably safe; and
C. 
Any park, playground, play area, recreation area, ball field, running track, racecourse, ice-skating facility, swimming or wading pool, locker room, golf course, ski course or slope, sledding or tobogganing area, bench, swing, slide, climbing apparatus, diving board or tower, teeter-totter, or other playground or recreational device, machine or equipment owned by the Village, being out of repair, defective, unsafe, dangerous, damaged, inadequate, unilluminated or obstructed, unless written notice relating to the particular place, thing and condition was actually given to the Village Clerk and there was a failure or neglect within a reasonable time after the receipt of such notice to repair or remedy the condition or to make the place or thing otherwise reasonably safe; and
D. 
Any automobile, truck, fire vehicle, fire apparatus, rescue vehicle, motorcycle, or other motor vehicle, including all accessories and equipment attached thereto, motorized equipment, hydraulic equipment, generator, trailer, mower, hoist, lift, air hammer, construction equipment, demolition equipment, ladder, tool, barricade, illuminated warning device or flare owned by the Village, being out of repair, defective, damaged, unsafe, inadequate, dangerous, removed or not operating, not in place or obstructed, unless written notice relating to the particular item, thing and condition was actually given to the Village Clerk and there was a failure or neglect within a reasonable time after the receipt of such notice to repair or remedy the condition or to make the thing, item or place otherwise reasonably safe.