Legal

Major Activities of the Legal Division:

  • Represent the City, its officers and staff in all legal matters before the courts and in administrative proceedings
  • Prosecute and enforce all municipal ordinance violations
  • Review all ordinances and resolutions presented to the City Council and all other legal documents to which the City is a signatory
  • Provide written legal opinions and advice to City elected officials, boards and commissions and staff
  • Prepare and process all legal matters for the acquisition and disposition of real and personal property of the City
  • Prepare and process claims for collection from damage to City property and other debts owed to the City
  • Review legal documents and provide legal opinions with respect to the issuance of municipal bonds and other financial matters