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File #: 20-143    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 1/27/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 2/4/2020 Final action:
Title: Adopt the resolution approving and authorizing the execution of the settlement agreement between Frances Reitz and the City of Naperville
Attachments: 1. Reitz Settlement Resolution, 2. Reitz Settlement Agreement

CITY COUNCIL AGENDA ITEM

 

ACTION REQUESTED:
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Adopt the resolution approving and authorizing the execution of the settlement agreement between Frances Reitz and the City of Naperville

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DEPARTMENT:                     Legal Department

 

SUBMITTED BY:                     Michael DiSanto, City Attorney

 

BOARD/COMMISSION REVIEW:
N/A

 

BACKGROUND:

On March 2, 2015, Frances Reitz filed a lawsuit in the Northern District of Illinois against the City of Naperville and three of its police officers.

 

DISCUSSION:

The City has reached a settlement with Frances Reitz, subject to City Council approval. The attached resolution approves the settlement and authorizes execution of the settlement agreement on behalf of the City.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

The City will make a one-time payment to Frances Reitz and her attorneys of $430,000