Michael Patrick wrote:You think paying guys to spread some salt is expensive? Wait until we have to pay to settle all the lawsuits from people falling down and breaking their hips on city property.
Unfortunately, that is next to impossible. Suing over injury that occurs on government property is much different than if you slipped and fell on a sidewalk in front of a private residence. The Legislature and the Courts have made sure of that. City attorney Michael May posted about that last winter.