City Policies are Council statements that set discretionary duties or standards of performance for the City.
A policy addresses recurring issues that provide guidelines setting out the level and manner the City will perform duties imposed on itself or those imposed on the City by legislation.
Policies are approved by City Council and maintained by the Office of the City Clerk.
Directives and Procedures
Administrative Directives and Procedures apply to all City Employees and may also apply to persons working on behalf of the City, such as contractors and consultants.
Directives are general statements that guide the operation and internal work processes of administration
Procedures are steps required to follow the directive, and outline the assignment of responsibilities