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Santa Cruz City Manager

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General Agency Information
Name: Santa Cruz City Manager
Address: 809 Center Street, Room 10
Santa Cruz,  CA  95060
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Contact Information
Primary Phone: 831-420-5010
Use California Relay: True
Fax: 831-420-5011
Days/Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8am-12 and 1-5pm
Description: The City Manager is appointed by and reports directly to the City Council. The City Manager is responsible for the overall administration of the City and for seeing that City Council policies are carried out. The duties of the City Manager include coordinating the work of all City departments and advising the City Council on matters relative to the operation of those departments; preparing the annual budget and administering the budget after it is adopted by Council; appointing all department heads (except the City Clerk and the City Attorney) and serving as the final administrative authority on personnel matters.

The City Manager and his/her staff also handle special projects and Council assignments which do not fall within the jurisdiction of any other City department. The Special Events Office, Community Relations Office and the Commission for the Prevention of Violence Against Women are part of the City Manager's Office.
Languages other than English: None
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation: Available Within Four Blocks
Eligibility: Public Service
Fees: Call for Information
Areas Served: City of Santa Cruz
Physical Location: Santa Cruz
Funding Source: City Government
Officials/Contact Persons
Officials: Martin Bernal
City Manager
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: City/Town Managers Offices
Government Agencies
Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups
This agency was last updated on March 27, 2018.