Press Release 8/20/2020- Flood Lawsuit Settlement

August 20, 2020


Contact:           Curtis Calder, City Manager

 Nevada Public Agency Insurance Pool Settles Elko Flood Lawsuit   
During an August 20, 2020  hearing before Judge Kacin, the City of Elko and essentially all of the plaintiffs in the ongoing flood litigation agreed to a settlement and release of all claims for $835,000.  The lawsuit was filed against the City of Elko after the historic 2017 Humboldt River flood.  Final settlement documents will be drafted and submitted to the Court for final approval in the coming weeks.