The City Manager is the Chief Executive Officer of the City. In accordance with the City Charter, it is the City Manager's duty to execute and implement policies as established by the City Council. The City Manager is responsible for the overall coordination of the City's governmental activities, for the efficient operation of the City of Palestine, for providing management leadership to the staff and organization, and for communicating organizational goals and values to the public.
- Coordinate and facilitate efforts on upgrading infrastructure with an emphasis on water and sanitary sewer improvements.
- Review City organizational structure and make changes as required.
- Communicate emphasis on code enforcement to all city employees.
- Continuously look for areas of improvement in all city functions.