Hartford, City of

​AGENCY:        
HARTFORD, CITY OF     
City Hall                 
550 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
 
INTERNSHIP CONTACT: 

Jeanine Collins, Human Resources; 860-757-9814
 
AGENCY FUNCTION: 
The government offices for the city of Hartford are as follows:
Assessment, Chief Operating Officer, Economic Development, Finance, Fire, Health and Human Services, Housing, Human Relations, Information Services, Parks and Recreation, Personnel, Planning, Police, Public Works, Redevelopment, Social Services, Treasurer.
 
The Mayor’s Office provides support to the mayor and his constituencies.
 
INTERN ACTIVITIES: 
General Departments: Students who are selected to participate will be assigned a specific project compatible with their interests and experience. Please call Ms. McMullen with specific interests.
 
Mayor’s Office: An immersion into the daily operations of an elected executive official, the internship offers insight into the political aspects of policy implementation. The student will have hands-on experience in Constituent Services and/or Communications: researching policy issues, writing letters on behalf of the mayor and the office, attending mayoral functions, working with other municipal offices, reviewing, filing and processing documents and newspaper articles re constituent and non-constituent issues, attending committee meetings/public hearings, and other related functions.
 
HOURS PER WEEK:  8-20
 
INTERNSHIP AVAILABLE:
General Departments: Inquire about availability
Mayor’s Office:            FALL: Yes;   SPRING: Yes;   SUMMER: Yes
 
STIPEND:  General Departments: Possible
                 Mayor’s Office: Possible