The City Manager’s position provides a unique role in assisting the democratic functions of our representative’s government. Led by the vision and goals of the City Council, it is the City Manager’s responsibility to see that these ideals are implemented and carried out through sound management practices.
The City Manager’s role is to also support the City Council, aid in assuring the various city departments provide responsive, cost-effective and reliable services to its citizens as well as providing a link for citizens to their city government.
Council/Manager Form of Government
The City of Lowell has adopted the Council/Manager form of government to provide the highest degree of professional and non-political administration of public services in accordance with policies set by the elected Mayor and Council.