City Administrator

Responsibilities & Services
The city administrator is the chief administrative officer for the City and is appointed by the mayor, subject to confirmation by the City Council.

Responsibilities of the city administrator include:
  • Assisting the mayor in preparing and administering the annual budget and five-year capital plan for submission to the City Council for consideration and approval consistent with state law
  • Direct supervision of the managers of the city’s operating departments, he has general oversight of the police, fire / EMS, and library departments
  • Implementing all policy decisions of the City Council and oversight in the enforcement of all city ordinances
  • Oversight of the administration of all city contracts and the execution of public improvements and construction
  • Oversight of the improvement and maintenance of all city properties and facilities
  • Participation in the discussions of all matters pertaining to his duties
  • Recommendations to the City Council regarding city programs and policies
  • Recommending appointments to the mayor, subject to confirmation by the City Council