City Manager's Office

In Kalamazoo's commission-manager form of government, a City Manager is appointed by the City Commission to serve as the chief administrative manager of the city. The City Manager's Office coordinates the delivery of city services within the guidelines established by the City Commission and works with all departments to improve service. The City Manager's Office also ensures organizational responsiveness to the priorities established by the City Commission and focuses on economic development and planning, ensuring that development helps realize Kalamazoo's vision for the future.