The City of Hamilton is responsible for administering all aspects of the City. Services include, garbage collection, street sweeping, sewerage maintenance, street lights, traffic lights, street and sidewalk maintenance as well as maintaining the seven Hamilton parks and the collection of City taxes.
The City also sponsors and hosts numerous events in the City including the Bermuda Fashion Festival, the City Arts Festival and the City Food Festival.
There is an elected Board of one Mayor and eight Councillors. Municipal elections are held every three years and are under the jurisdiction of the Parliamentary Registrar. The administration team is lead by the Chief Operating Officer who is supported by the City Engineer, Treasurer and Human Resources Director who make up the Executive Management Team.
The main administration offices and Events department of the City of Hamilton are housed in City Hall at 17 Church Street while the Works Depot is located on Laffan Street.
There are 100 staff members employed by the City who ensure that Hamilton, one of the smallest cities in the world, remains spotless and efficiently run.
A fascinating ebook is available about the City of Hamilton. Hamilton Bermuda, In Business for 200 Years, 1815 ~ 2015 is available by clicking on the left-hand menu to download the pdf - note, it's 148 pages and may take a while to load.