Responsibilities for Office of City Administrator

  • Administrative Office (superintending control of the administration and management of the government business, offices and employees of the City)
  • Annual Report
  • Attend Board of Aldermen Meetings
  • Bid Specifications
  • Board of Aldermen Agenda
  • Boards and Committees
  • Budget
  • Financial Reports
  • Miscellaneous duties or functions prescribed by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen
  • Personnel System
  • Policy Formulation
  • Purchasing
  • Record Keeping

Powers Assigned to the City Administrator

  • Inventories and upkeep of City property
  • Set administrative policies
  • Coordinate departments
  • Investigate, report and/or examine the affairs or operation of any department
  • Coordinate officials (power to overrule any action taken by a department head
  • Appear before the Board of Aldermen

Knob Noster City Code

Duties of the City Administrator are described in full detail in the Knob Noster City Code book under Article IV. Office of City Administrator, Sections 115.260 through 115.270.

Operation of Municipalities

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