The mission of the City Clerk is to keep and maintain records of the Council and of the City of Bridgeport, and provide transparent, accurate, and timely legislative history; safeguard all official records of the City; including minutes, ordinances, resolutions, contracts and other vital documents; and deliver information and services efficiently and accurately to the public and to the Council.
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Listing files in 'City Clerk'
City Council Committees 2017-2018amd01-03-2018.pdf - uploaded on 1/3/2018 12:08 PM
City Council District Map - uploaded on 5/9/2017 12:46 PM
City Council Members 2017-2019hyperlinkwemail.pdf - uploaded on 12/18/2017 6:03 PM
City Council Rules of Order - uploaded on 5/9/2017 12:46 PM
City Council Yearly Meetings 2017-2018.pdf - uploaded on 11/7/2017 2:22 PM
Committee Yearly Meetings 2017-2018.pdf - uploaded on 11/7/2017 2:23 PM
Public Speaking Requirements - uploaded on 5/9/2017 12:50 PM
Public Speaking Sign Up Form - uploaded on 5/9/2017 12:50 PM
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About the City Clerk's Office:
The City Clerk's Office is the official record keeper for all Legislative actions of City Council and provides administrative support under the direction of the City Clerk. The office serves as a document and information resource to the City Council, city departments, and the citizens of Bridgeport.
This department is the custodian of the City seal, and responsible for certification of documents for the State and Federal Governments, numerous city well as maintaining accurate records required by the State Freedom of Information Act relative to public meetings of municipal Boards and Commissions. Additionally, the City Clerk and/or Assistant City Clerk accepts service for all suits and claims filed against the City of Bridgeport and forwards copies of the same to the City Attorney’s Office.
By virtue of City Charter, the City Clerk and Assistant City Clerk serve as clerks to all committees appointed by the City Council. All clerical duties for the City Council as well as Council committees are handled by City Clerk Staff. Duties include, but are not limited to, preparation of meeting notices, agendas, communications, petitions, reports, resolutions, ordinances, and certifications.
As the Clerk of the City Council, the City Clerk and/or Assistant City Clerk attest to all laws enacted by the City Council. The Clerk also attests to grants, agreements, bonds, tax notes, and other forms of obligations of the City. The City Clerk and/or Assistant City Clerk shall attest the signature of the Mayor on all instruments signed in the name of the City and other official acts of the Mayor.
Additional City Clerk Services:
Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.