City Manager

The City Manager is responsible for the overall administration of all City operations and functions. The Manager recommends policy alternatives to the City Council and implements those policies that are adopted by the City Council. The City Manager will recommend alternative approaches for both providing City services and addressing community needs. The Manager is the primary source of information about city government to the City’s residents.

In the capacity of Chief Financial Officer, the City Manager is responsible for developing and submitting the City’s Annual Budget to the City Council, and the subsequent implementation of the financial plan as approved by the City.

The City Manager serves as the City’s Personnel Officer and has overall responsibility for the administration of the Personnel Rules and Regulations. The City Manager also serves as the chief negotiator for City acquisitions.

To contact the City Manager, please call (831) 636-4300 x15 or e-mail at coh-manager@hollister.ca.gov.