The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and serves as the administrative head of the City and the key staff advisor to the Council. The City Manager is responsible for implementing the policies as directed by the City Council and enforcing all municipal laws and regulations for the benefit of the community. The City Manager's duties include direction and supervision of departments, preparation and administration of the annual City budget, and planning and implementing of key projects.
The City Manager's Office includes Administration, City Clerk, Information Services, Emergency Services, and Community Relations/Public Information. The City Manager's Office also provides staff support to the majority of the City Council's committees.