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Transactional Division

Role of the Transactional Division

The Transactional Services Division, works in partnership with our clients to achieve organizational goals in a legal, cost-effective and efficient manner. Staff supports the City's policymaking function by providing the following services:

  • Actions
  • Attend and provide legal advice at meetings of the City Council, City boards and commissions
  • Draft and review ordinances, resolutions, contracts, permits, memoranda, and other legal documents to implement official City actions
  • Educate staff in relevant areas of the law, and keep the clients informed on recent changes or developments in the law
  • Oral and written legal counsel and advice
  • Legal research
  • Legislative review and analysis


Transactional Services generally involve the following areas:

  • Aviation
  • Code enforcement
  • Economic development
  • Employment and labor relations
  • Environmental
  • Ethics
  • Finance
  • Housing
  • Information technology
  • Land use
  • Public safety
  • Public works
  • Real estate
  • Transportation