The city manager is appointed by the mayor and council and serves as the chief managerial aide to the mayor. The City Manager oversees all city departments and all day to day activities.

It is the City Manager's job is to make sure the policy decisions made by the City Council are carried out and that public services are delivered efficiently and effectively.

Making recommendations to the City Council, which the council may accept, reject, or modify
Implementing any action taken by the council
Preparation of the Annual Budget
Acts as the city's purchasing agent
Liaison between the city and other government entities and city consultants