Town of Chautauqua, NY
Chautauqua County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Chautauqua 9-5-1979 as L.L. No. 3-1979. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Defense and indemnification — See Ch. 16.
No civil action shall be maintained against the Town of Chautauqua or the Town Superintendent of Highways of the Town of Chautauqua for damages or injuries to person or property sustained in consequence of any street, highway, road, bridge, culvert, sidewalk or crosswalk being defective, out-of-repair, unsafe, dangerous or obstructed or for damages or injuries to person or property, sustained in consequence of the existence of snow or ice upon any sidewalk, crosswalk, street, highway, road, bridge or culvert, unless written notice, specifying the particular place of the defective, unsafe, out-of-repair, dangerous or obstructed condition or of the existence of the snow or ice, relating to the particular place, was actually given to the Town Clerk of the Town of Chautauqua or Town Superintendent of Highways of the Town of Chautauqua and there was a failure or neglect within a reasonable time after the receipt of such notice to repair or remove the defect, danger or obstruction complained of, or to cause the snow or ice to be removed, or the place otherwise made reasonably safe.
This chapter shall supersede, in its application to the Town of Chautauqua, Subdivisions 1 and 2 of § 65-a of the Town Law.