The Office of the City Manager is responsible for the efficient operations of all departments and the effective implementation of the policy directives of the City Commission. In addition to carrying out City Commission policy directives, the Office of the City Manager ensures the financial stability of the City, assesses major issues facing the City, focuses on organizational improvements and recommends the execution of contractual agreements.
The Office of the City Manager enforces all City laws and ordinances, appoints and removes all subordinate officers and employees and manages all departments created by the City Commission. The City Manager also adopts policies, submits an annual budget, advises the Commission on the financial condition of the City and performs other duties as required by established ordinances and resolutions.
The City Manager is appointed by the City Commission and serves at the discretion of the City Commission. The City Manager attends City Commission meetings and enjoys the right to take part in the discussion, but not as a voting member.