The City Secretary serves as public information officer, preserving and managing City records. This position is appointed by City Council.
The City Secretary is the local official who maintains the integrity of the election process, ensures transparency and access to city records, facilitates the city’s legislative process, and is the recorder of local government history. The City Secretary acts as the compliance officer for federal, state, and local statutes, including the Open Meetings Act and the Public Information Act, and serves as the filing authority for campaign finance reports and financial disclosure statements. The City Secretary is also responsible for administrative support to the Mayor and City Council, and works closely with the City Manager’s office.