City of Stamford Urban Redevelopment Commission 184 Bedford St, Stamford, CT06901 The City of Stamford's Urban Redevelopment Commission, created in 1954, handles municipal development projects. With a…More mission of providing "critical leadership for the continuing innovative revitalization of the City," the URC is authorized to prepare and approve plans for urban redevelopment and urban renewal projects, which are then approved by the numerous city boards and then the Board of Finance and the Board of Representatives.
Government Center 888 Washington Blvd, Stamford, CT06901 Located in Stamford, the town's Government Center is a community resource building that is responsible for the welfare,…More maintenance, preservation and well-being of all citizens and town matters. This establishment is responsible for licenses, permits, forms, charters, codes and ordinances, among other items. Government Center is also home to the Mayor's office, Board of Finance, Board of Representatives, Public Safety, City Operations, Legal Affairs, Stamford Public Schools and Administration.
Located within the Stamford Government Center, the Office of Legal Affairs runs both the Law Department and the Human…More Resources Division.</p>
<p>The Law Department provides legal counsel as well as services for City government. The department acts as legal advisor to the Mayor, the Boards of Representatives, Finance and Education, and all other departments. The Human Resources Division handles the workplace and benefits issues of city government employees. </p>
City of Stamford Law Department 184 Bedford St, Stamford, CT06901 Located within the Stamford Government Center, the Law Department provides legal counsel as well as services for the…More city government. The department acts as legal adviser to the mayor, the boards of representatives, finance, education and all other departments. The Law Department represents the rights and interests of the city in all actions and proceedings, handles appeals, and prepares all contracts and legal documents.
The Advocate 75 Tresser Blvd, Stamford, CT06901 The Advocate is a Stamford based newspaper that covers topics and events all throughout the region. The…More headquarters are located in the Springdale Riverbend Complex about two miles outside of downtown on the east side. The paper is published daily and covers all topics including weather, politics, sports, finance and classifieds to mention only a few. There is also an interesting section called "Railroad Ties," which is dedicated to the happenings of the Metro North rail system. Articles and message boards can also be viewed at the website.