The City Manager of the City of Alachua serves as the administrative head of the municipal government and is under direction and supervision of the City Commission. The City Manager also serves as City Clerk and ensures laws and ordinances are enforced. It is the responsibility of the City Manager to appoint and remove all subordinate officers and employees of City. The City Manager has control of and directly supervises all departments and divisions of the City and attends all meetings of the City Commission.
The City Manager is also responsible for submitting an annual budget to the City Commission. Below is the City Manager's Budget Message for the Fiscal Year 2015-2016 Budget. Other budget related documents can be located in the Finance portion of this website.