Does the City Attorney write the City's laws?
The City Attorney generally helps City departments and the City Council with all types of important legal documents, including proposed ordinances to change City law. In most cases, these departments and elected officials shape their own policies and proposals for new laws, with the Legal Department providing technical assistance and review.

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1. Can I receive legal advice from the City Attorney?
2. Where can I get legal advice if I cannot afford an attorney?
3. How do I file a claim for damages against the City?
4. Does the City Attorney write the City's laws?
5. Where can I find City ordinances?
6. Where should I take complaints about the City?
7. How should I report a crime?
8. What number do I call to file a police report?