The City Manager is charged with coordinating and directing the administration of the City within the framework of policy established by the City Council.
The City Manager is responsible for directing the administration of departments and divisions, preparing and submitting the Annual Budget, maintaining communication and good relations with the general public. Advising the Council on the Cityís financial condition, and recommending to the council measures or actions considered necessary for the welfare of the City and efficient operation of government.
The City Manager also directs development and implementation of the Cityís General Plan and Utility Plans, strategic financial policy, personnel administration, and intergovernmental coordination/liaison activities. Additionally, the City Managerís Office provides clerical and staff assistance to the City Council.
The City Manager is also involved in the dissolution of the Former Redevelopment Agency, providing support to the Successor Agency, the Oversight Board, and the Lemoore Housing Authority.
2017 - Nathan Olson (Interim City Manager)
2015 - 2017 Andrea Welsh
2013 - 2015 Jeff Laws
2004 - 2013 Jeff Briltz
1997 - 2004 Steven L. Froberg
1986 - 1997 Allen L. Goodman
1976 - 1985 William Drennen
1970 - 1975 Dale A. Cowan
1967 - 1969 M.D. Hansen
1962 - 1966 Burton M. Lowe
1960 - 1961 Karl Roos
Additional information as received.
Assistant City Manager
The Assistant City Manager, under general administrative direction, participates in the formulation,
development and implementation of citywide policy; plans, organizes, staffs, develops and controls
programs and functions assigned; provides leadership and policy direction to assigned departments and to
department heads and managers. Fosters cooperative working relationships with City departments and with
intergovernmental and regulatory agencies and various public and private groups; provides highly
responsible and complex professional assistance to City management staff. Performs related work as
required. Receives administrative direction from the City Manager. Exercises general direction and supervision over
directors, managers, supervisory, professional, technical, and clerical staff through subordinate levels of
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The City Clerk serves as the Clerk of the City Council and is responsible for the preparation of agendas, the recording
and maintenance of all Council actions, and the preparation and filing of public notices. As the official records keeper
for the City, the Clerk is responsible for the coordination and administration of all City records, document and public
files. The City Clerk manages all City Public Records Act (PRAs) requests. The Clerk is the Elections Officer for the City
and the Filing Officer/Official for Fair Political Practices Commission requirements.