Certificate of Designation
For Service of Notice of Claim
 
of
 
THE CITY OF CANANDAIGUA
 
(Pursuant to Section 53 of the General Municipal Law)
 
 
It is hereby certified that:
FIRST: THE CITY OF CANANDAIGUA is a public corporation as defined in Section 66 of the General Construction Law of the State of New York.
SECOND: The name of the public corporation is: THE CITY OF CANANDAIGUA
THIRD: The principal location of the public corporation is in the county of: ONTARIO
FOURTH: The public corporation hereby designates the Secretary of State of the State of New York as its agent upon whom a Notice of Claim against the public corporation may be served.
FIFTH: The name, post office address and email address of an officer, person or designee, nominee or other agent-in-fact to which the Secretary of State shall transmit a copy of any Notice of Claim served upon the Secretary of State as the Public Corporationís agent is:
Post Office Address: CITY CLERK/TREASURER
2 NORTH MAIN STREET
CANANDAIGUA, NY 14424
 
Email Address: NANCY.ABDALLAH@CANANDAIGUANEWYORK.GOV
SIXTH: The time limit for service of a Notice of Claim upon the public corporation is: 90 days in accordance with New York State General Municipal Law ß50-e.
SEVENTH: Any statutory provisions uniquely pertaining to the public corporation and the commencement of an action or proceeding against it are as follows: The City of Canandaigua shall not be liable, and no action shall be maintained against it for damages for injuries to person or property sustained by reason of any street, sidewalk, roadway, highway, bridge, culvert, drain, sewer, crosswalk, public park, trees, or public place being out of repair, unsafe, dangerous, defective or obstructed, unless it appear that written notice of such defective, unsafe, dangerous or obstructed condition, specifying the particular location thereof, has been served upon the Manager, Clerk/Treasurer, or Corporation Counsel of the City unless there was a failure or neglect by the City to repair or remove the defect, danger or obstruction complained of, within a reasonable time after the service of such notice. (b) The City of Canandaigua shall not be liable, and no action shall be maintained against it, for damages for injuries to person or property sustained in consequence of the existence of snow or ice, or both, upon any sidewalk, crosswalk, street, highway, roadway, bridge, culvert, public park or public place unless written notice thereof, specifying the particular place and location of the snow or ice, or both, complained of, has been served upon the Manager, Clerk/Treasurer or Corporation Counsel of the City and there was a failure or neglect by the City to cause such snow or ice, or both, to be removed, or the place to be otherwise made reasonably safe, within a reasonable time after the service of such notices.
EIGHTH: The New York State Vendor Identification Number (Vendor ID) for the public corporation is: REDACTED
Note: If the public corporation does not have a Vendor ID issued by the Office of the State Comptroller the Department of State will contact the public corporation regarding issuance of a Vendor ID when fees for service of Notices of Claim are available for distribution. The public corporation will not receive distributions of its share of fees for service of Notices of Claim until it has been assigned a Vendor ID by the Office of the State Comptroller.
NINTH: Distributions to the public corporation for its share of fees for service of Notices of Claim will be sent to the following Remittance Address:
                           CITY CLERK/TREASURER
2 NORTH MIN STREET
CANANDAIGUA, NY 14424
Note: The Remittance Address for public corporations with a Vendor ID must match the public corporationís Remittance Address in the New York State Vendor Management System. If the Remittance Address provided does not match the address on file in the New York State Vendor Management System, the public corporationís share of fees cannot be distributed. To update the public corporationís Remittance Address on file in the New York State Vendor Management System the public corporation must access and update its vendor record at www.osc.state.ny.us.
 
 
Date: July 10, 2013
 
 
MICHELE O. SMITH CORPORATION COUNSEL
Signature Title of Signer
 
 
 
FILED BY THE NYS DEPARTMENT OF STATE ON: 07/10/2013
FILE NUMBER: 20130710000691