What we do

We manage and oversee administrative operations for the Department of Civil Rights.

We are responsible for:

  • Development and management of an annual budget
  • Workforce planning and development initiatives
  • Facilities management and continuity of operations planning
  • Process improvement and strategic planning processes
  • Management of public data and information requests

We also serve as the policy oversight mechanism of the department. 

  • We ensure that there is a consistent process and approach to all of the City's policy work. 
  • This includes creating or modifying an ordinance, resolution or policy. 

Contact us

Office of Administration and Policy

Andrew Hawkins

Chief of Staff


City Hall
350 Fifth St. S., Room 239
Minneapolis, MN 55415 

Office hours

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday