The City Manager serves as the administrative head of city government and is responsible for the coordination and direction of all activities at the City within the framework of policies established by the City Council. The City Manager provides leadership for City staff to provide for the effective delivery of municipal services, management of City operations, negotiation of agreements, and the administration of contracts. The City Manager also advises the City Council on policy matters, the adoption of measures and ordinances, and on fiscal matters.
In addition, the City Manager’s Office coordinates and implements the public information and media relations programs and administers the City’s cable television franchise agreement and MVTV. The City Manager’s Office also serves as the city liaison to the Mission Viejo Chamber of Commerce and develops programs that encourage the retention and expansion of existing businesses located in the City as well as attracting new business.
The City Manager’s Office is also responsible for representing the City’s interest throughout the region and beyond through coordination of activities related to the Orange County Council of Governments, the Southern California Association of Governments, the League of California Cities, and numerous other governmental and quasi-governmental agencies.
Weekly News From The City Manager
Five candidates are now officially lined up for three open Mission Viejo City Council seats in November. The deadline to file papers ended on August 10.
City Council settles Voting Rights Litigation while retaining the greatest flexibility for city voters
The City and Southwest Voter Registration Education Project, in evaluating the best way to alleviate all inconsistencies with the California Voting Rights Act, agreed to replace Mission Viejo’s curRead Full Article
More parking available to accommodate Symphony in the Cities and Prelude in the Park event Saturday, July 28
With people of all ages expected to flock to the City’s Symphony in the Cities and Prelude in the Park event this Saturday, July 28, the City of Mission Viejo is making it easier for residents to eRead Full Article