Notice of Claim

According to Wisconsin Statutes 893.90, it is the claimant’s responsibility to provide written notice of an event giving rise to a claim, to the Clerk, within 120 days of the event. Written notice delivered to the Clerk’s office should include the following information: name, address, phone, time, place and circumstances of the event. Access the City’s claim form (PDF).

Processing the Notice of Claim

When the Clerk receives the notice of claim, it is forwarded to the City’s insurance carrier, and the City Attorney. The claimant will receive communication from the City’s insurance carrier regarding the necessity of additional information and denial or acceptance of responsibility for the claim.

If you have any questions regarding the processing of claims, please contact that City Clerk’s office at 715-682-7071.