Charter Revision Commission
To view recordings and minutes of the Charter Revision Commission's work, please visit the Agenda Center.
CRC2022 (Second Charter Revision Commission)
The below link is the approved Charter that will go on the ballot of November 8, 2022 for the voters.
Public Hearing to be held on May 24, 2022 to comment on the 2022 revised Charter (links to view the revised Charter can be found on this notice)
PUBLIC COMMENTS: Comments for the CRC2022 Commission can be sent to CRC2022@hamden.com
To view the current Town Charter, please click here or refer to the "Documents" section on this page.
Section 11-2 of the Town Charter requires the Legislative Council to appoint a Charter Revision Commission no later than April of 2020 and “no more than every ten (10) years thereafter". The Hamden Charter was last approved and revised on November 8, 2011.
(The 2020-2021 Revised Charter failed before the Legislative Council and a 2022 Commission was appointed on January 10, 2022. The work of the previous commission can be found below)
2020-2021 Charter Revision Commission Documents can be found here