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About the Office of the City Secretary
The Office of the City Secretary consists of the City Secretary, Deputy City Secretary, and Management Assistants to the City Secretary. This office is responsible for a myriad of duties including:
Maintaining the official records of the City of Lubbock.
Attends and records all
City Council meetings
Provides City Council staff support.
Administers Vital Statistics birth and death records.
Processes many types of
Sells and distributes copies of the
; Code supplements, and other City publications.
Processes, tracks and maintains membership of all
; notifies City Council of each term expiration, vacancies, and new applicants to the various boards and commissions.
Staff liaisons to Appointments Advisory Board and Permit & License Appeal Board.
Intakes claims filed against the City.
Processes petitions filed by citizens.
Administers oaths of office to Council members, public safety officers, and Officer of the City status board members.
Conducts municipal elections of the City of Lubbock, including City council elections and run-offs as well as elections dealing with bond issues, sales tax, venue tax, referendums, initiatives, and revisions of the
Responsible for the City's records management program, including development and maintenance of records retention schedules for all departments; this includes proper administration of depository for inactive records of the City, including retention and microfilming as required.
Scheduling of ministers for invocation at Regular City Council Meetings.
Publication of official notices.
Research for citizens and internal departments.
Boards & Commissions
All Boards & Commissions
List of Boards & Commissions
Code of Ordinances
Filed by City Officials
Filed by Vendors
List of Municipal Officials
Campaign Finance Reports
Political Action Committees (PACs)
Sample Ballots (Muestras de Boletas)
Candidate Information for General Election
General Election May 7, 2016
Candidate Information for Special Election
Special Election May 7, 2016
2013 District 1 Recall Petition
Public Information Act
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