City Administrator

Functions & Responsibilities
Under the general direction and authority of the Mayor, the city administrator acts as the chief administrative officer (CAO) of the city for day-to-day operations.

The city administrator also directs, administers, and coordinates the activities and functions of the various city offices, departments, and boards in implementing the requirements of city ordinances and the policies of the City Council.

Additional Duties
Additional duties of the city administrator include:
  • Monitoring the city’s financial condition
  • Overseeing personnel functions and contract negotiations in conjunction with mayor
  • Overseeing preparation of the agenda for City Council meetings
  • Overseeing preparation of the city’s annual operating budget
  • Overseeing the city’s intergovernmental relations
  • Providing for citizen awareness of city goals and operations
  • Providing primary interface with City Council and city staff
  • Recommending committee and commission appointments to mayor