City Attorney


Summary of Services

The City Attorney is appointed by the City Commission and is the head of the City’s legal department. The City Attorney's Office provides the following services:


• Legal assistance, advice, and research on a variety of city issues, such as land use, environment, transportation, contract/bid awards, real estate, eminent domain, code enforcement, employment, public safety, construction, utilities, personal injury defense liability, and general municipal issues.


• Legal advice to the City Commission during public City Commission meetings.


• Reviews all proposed ordinances before introduction and introduces ordinances at City Commission meetings.


FY22

• In FY22, the City Attorney will continue to provide outstanding services to the community at their current staffing level. There are no significant changes expected in the FY22 budget.



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