The Chief Administrative Officer (or City Manager) is appointed by City Council as the administrative head of the organization and ensures that the policies and programs of the municipality are implemented. 


The City Manager advises and informs City Council on the operation and affairs of the municipality and performs the duties and functions required by the Municipal Government Act.

Working with the other members of our Corporate Leadership Team, the City Manager provides overall leadership to the organization and oversees the Human Resources, Organizational Development and Intergovernmental Affairs departments. The City Manager is also the Director of Disaster Services and manages and coordinates response to local area disasters. The City Manager is also ultimately responsible for workplace health, safety, and employee wellness.