Civil Service Commission


  • 9 a.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • Hamden Government Center
    1st Floor Conference Room
    2750 Dixwell Avenue
    Hamden, CT 06518

View the 2020 Civil Service Commission Calendar (PDF)

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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The commission shall be made of 3 members, with no more than 2 belonging to the same political party. This six-year appointment is recommended by the Mayor, and must be approved by the Legislative Council.

  • Renee Palumbo-Morgan, Clerk
  • Kyle Blake
  • Andrea R. Lobo
  • (Vacancy)

There is currently one vacancy in the Commission.

Mission Statement

The purpose of this commission is to provide means for selecting and promoting each public official and employee based upon the sole basis of proven ability to perform the duties of the office or employment more efficiently than any other candidate. The Board shall make rules and shall have power to investigate any potential unfair promotion or employment.