Legal & Legislative Services
The Law Section is responsible for:
- providing advice to City Council and staff regarding the City's legal rights and obligations
- ensuring bylaws presented to City Council for adoption are legally correct
- preparing legal documents for the acquisition, sale or lease of real property
- negotiating, preparing and reviewing contracts and other legal documents on behalf of the City ensuring that the City is represented in court proceedings in which it is involved.
This Department is also responsible for overseeing the following services:
City Clerk's Office