Operational Division of the Lord Mayor
The Operational Division of the Lord Mayor mostly manages tasks that are central for the work of the City's Chief Executive. Hence it comprises the Lord Mayor's staff, press and public relations work and the Citizens' Office. It also includes special concerns of the Lord Mayor such as the coordination of the city's "Hannover 2030" development concept, "Science City Hannover" and the International Affairs section. This section also includes the Legal Affairs Division, the city’s central Events Management Office, the Auditing Office and the Division for Sports and Swimming Baths.