[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Malverne 10-7-1953 by L.L. No. 1-1953 (Ch. 45 of the 1972 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 512.
Notwithstanding the provisions of § 6-628 of the Village Law, no civil action shall be brought or maintained against the Village of Malverne for damages or injuries to person or property sustained in consequence of any street, highway, bridge, culvert, sidewalk, curb or crosswalk being defective, out of repair, unsafe, dangerous or obstructed, or in consequence of the existence or accumulation of snow or ice upon such street, highway, bridge, culvert, sidewalk, curb or crosswalk, unless written notice of the existence of such condition, specifying the particular place, was theretofore actually given to the Board of Trustees of the Village of Malverne, and there was a failure or neglect on the part of said Village to cause such condition to be corrected or such snow or ice to be removed, or the place otherwise to be made reasonably safe within a reasonable time after the receipt of such notice.
Nothing herein contained, however, shall be held to revive any claim or cause of action now barred by any existing requirement or statute of limitations, nor to waive any existing limitation now applicable to any claim or cause of action against the Village of Malverne.