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File #: 22-2526    Version: 1 Name:
Type: CONSENT AGENDA Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 10/18/2022 In control: City Attorney's Office
On agenda: 11/9/2022 Final action:
Title: Authorize settlement of the lawsuit styled Kimberly J. Hawkins v. The City of Dallas, Cause No. DC-21-14360 - Not to exceed $175,000.00 - Financing: Liability Reserve Fund
Indexes: 300
Attachments: 1. Resolution
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STRATEGIC PRIORITY:                     Government Performance & Financial Management

AGENDA DATE:                     November 9, 2022

COUNCIL DISTRICT(S):                     N/A

DEPARTMENT:                     City Attorney’s Office

EXECUTIVE:                     Christopher J. Caso

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SUBJECT

 

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Authorize settlement of the lawsuit styled Kimberly J. Hawkins v. The City of Dallas, Cause No. DC-21-14360 - Not to exceed $175,000.00 - Financing:  Liability Reserve Fund

 

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BACKGROUND

 

Plaintiff Kimberly J. Hawkins filed a lawsuit against the City of Dallas seeking compensation for alleged bodily injuries and other damages sustained in an automobile collision on October 29, 2019, involving a City of Dallas Sanitation vehicle. The City and Ms. Hawkins have reached a proposed settlement subject to City Council approval. Plaintiff is represented by Greening Law, P.C. and Law Office of Denny R. Martin, P.C.

 

PRIOR ACTION/REVIEW (COUNCIL, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS)

 

A confidential memorandum regarding this matter will be provided to the City Council on November 4, 2022.

 

FISCAL INFORMATION

 

Fund

FY 2023

FY 2024

Future Years

Liability Reserve Fund

$175,000.00

$0.00

$0.00