*There is a special Budget Continuation Meeting tonight (6/18/2013) in the City Council Chambers. Attending the meeting will be the City Council, City Manager, and Budget Team. The public is welcome to attend. Meeting begins at 6:00.
The Office of the City Manager is the Executive Department of the City of Lowell. As the City's Chief Executive Officer, the City Manager provides leadership to and administration of all departments and services. The City Manager's staff includes the Assistant City Manager for Planning and Development, the Assistant City Manager for Operations, and the Chief Financial Officer.
The City Manager is responsible for the enforcement of all laws and City ordinances; appointment of department heads, appointment to numerous City boards, commissions, and other advisory bodies; and submission of the annual budget to the City Council. In addition, the City Manager and his staff recommend policies and programs to the City Council and implement Council decisions.