The City Manager’s Office oversees the daily activities and directs the operations of all city departments and implements policy decisions made by City Council as well as enforcing City Ordinances. Included in the city manager’s department is Public Communications and Economic Development. The city manager is appointed by the City Council and serves as the chief administrative officer of the city. The city manager is responsible for the implementation of decisions made by the City Council and for the overall operations of all city departments. The manager works with the City Council in the development and formulation of policies, goals and objectives, and keeps council informed of community issues. The city manager’s office is also responsible for representing the city’s interests throughout the region and beyond through coordination of activities with various local, state and federal agencies.
Communications provides public information to citizens to support transparency in government and foster an informed community through media relations, community partnerships and working with the city administration and other departments. Public Communications is responsible for the operation of Cable Channel 8, the Northglenn Connection publication, content management of the city’s website, and cable franchise regulation.
Economic Development actively supports the city’s many dynamic business owners, corporate executives and entrepreneurs by providing business retention and expansion as well as business attention and business assistance.