Village of Round Lake, NY
Saratoga County
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[Adopted 9-21-1992 by L.L. No. 4-1992]
[Amended 11-7-2007 by L.L. No. 4-2007]
A. 
No civil action may be maintained against the Village of Round Lake and the Village of Round Lake shall have no civil liability for damages or injuries to person or property sustained by reason of the following being defective, out of repair, unsafe, unmaintained, dangerous or obstructed: any highway, street, road, lane, alley, sidewalk, parking lot, tennis court, basketball court, boat launch, ice skating area, park, memorial, bicycle path, picnic site, ball field, playground (including equipment), public building or facility, recreational area or any other area maintained by the Village of Round Lake, whether any of the foregoing is parkland or nonparkland, and whether any of the foregoing is paved, partially paved, or unpaved, unless:
(1) 
Prior written notice of such defective, out-of-repair, unsafe, unmaintained, dangerous or obstructed condition has been received by the Village Clerk or Village Highway Superintendent, which notice shall specify with particularity the specific location at which the condition exists and the specific nature of the condition; and
(2) 
There was a failure or neglect within a reasonable time after the giving of such notice to repair or remove the defective, out-of-repair, unsafe, unmaintained, dangerous or obstructed condition.
B. 
No civil action may be maintained against the Village of Round Lake and the Village of Round Lake shall have no civil liability for damages or injuries to person or property sustained by reason of the existence of snow or ice upon any highway, street, road, lane, alley, sidewalk, parking lot, tennis court, basketball court, boat launch, ice skating area, park, memorial, bicycle path, picnic site, ball field, playground (including equipment), public building or facility, recreational area or any other area maintained by the Village of Round Lake, whether any of the foregoing is parkland or nonparkland, and whether any of the foregoing is paved, partially paved, or unpaved, unless:
(1) 
Prior written notice thereof has been received by the Village Clerk or Village Highway Superintendent, which notice shall with particularity specify the specific location at which the condition exists and the specific nature of the condition; and
(2) 
There was a failure or neglect within a reasonable time after the giving of such notice to ameliorate the condition.
The Village Highway Superintendent shall transmit, in writing to the Village Clerk within 10 days after the receipt thereof, all written notices received by said Clerk pursuant to § 154-1 of this article.
The Village Clerk shall keep an indexed record, in a separate book, of all written notices which said Clerk shall receive pursuant to this article of the existence of a defective, unsafe, dangerous or obstructed condition in or upon or of an accumulation of ice or snow upon any highway, bridge or culvert, which record shall state the date of receipt of the notice, the nature and location of the condition stated to exist and the name and address of the person from whom the notice is received. The record of each notice shall be preserved for a period of five years after the date it is received.