The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and serves as the chief administrative officer of the City. He provides leadership to the organization in the implementation of City Council policies and the provision of quality services to the community.
The City Manager provides coordination of all City departments through the eight department directors:
- City Librarian
- Director of Planning and Building
- Finance and Human Resources Director
- Fire Chief
- General Manager of the Wastewater Treatment Plant
- Parks and Recreation Director
- Police Chief
- Public Works Director
The City Manager is responsible for assuring that City services are performed in accordance with Council policies and within the capability of the City's resources. The City Manager keeps the Council advised of the City's financial condition and the future needs of the City. The City Manager is also the chief personnel officer and maintains all personnel record classifications and salary plans and coordinates all labor relations and negotiations on behalf of the City.