Chapter 2.01
IN GENERAL

Sections:

2.01.010    Public records.

2.01.020    Designation of agents for receiving claims and accepting service of process.

2.01.010 Public records.

Maintenance and access to the city’s public records shall be as provided for in Chapter 42.17 RCW. (Ord. 2004-4 § 1, 2004).

2.01.020 Designation of agents for receiving claims and accepting service of process.

A. Chapter 4.96 RCW is hereby adopted as the procedure for bringing a claim for damages against the city of Toppenish.

B. Any claim which may be brought pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 4.96 RCW must be timely filed with the city clerk of the city of Toppenish, located on the first floor of Toppenish City Hall at 21 West First Avenue, Toppenish, Washington, during normal business hours designated by TMC 2.60.010; provided, however, that filing of a claim pursuant to this subsection shall not substitute for or excuse service of process on the city of Toppenish.

C. Any summons against the city of Toppenish must be personally served upon the mayor or city manager of the city of Toppenish, or, during normal business hours designated by TMC 2.60.010, upon the city clerk or the administrative assistant to the city manager of the city of Toppenish; provided, however, that service of process pursuant to this subsection shall not substitute for or excuse presenting and filing of a claim pursuant to Chapter 4.96 RCW as a prerequisite to commencement of an action against the city of Toppenish. (Ord. 2004-4 § 1, 2004).