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The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and serves as the City’s Chief Administrative Officer. The role of the City Manager is to oversee the proper administration of all City business and ensure that the policies of the Mayor and City Council are executed effectively and efficiently. 

Specific Duties

  • Identifying areas for improvement when it comes to policies and making recommendations to the City Council.
  • Performing a variety of special investigations and reports with respect to operational options and alternatives.

These functions may be delegated to other City staff members, but only under the supervision of the City Manager.

Additional Duties

The City Manager’s Office oversees the City’s Human Resources functions of the City, serves as staff liaison to the media, works with departments to manage the City’s Major Projects, and oversees the City’s four concession agreements.