City Manager

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The City of Zeeland operates within a council-manager form of government. The city manager serves as the city's chief administrator. He supervises the implementation of policy and procedures as directed by the city council through coordination and supervision of operations in all city departments. The city manager advises the city council on all matters relating to the planning, development and operating status of city departments.

Responsibilities


The city manager is responsible for:
  • Implementing the policies and laws passed by the city council
  • Making recommendations to city council
  • Being a liaison between city council and city residents
  • General oversight and coordination of city departments
  • Administering the annual operating budget for the city