City Manager

The city manager is the chief administrative officer of the city and is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the City Council. The city manager is directly responsible for the daily operation and administration of the city organization and hires employees to aid in these functions. Additionally, the city serves as fiscal agent for the regional Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center, and the Waynesboro city manager provides oversight to its daily operation.

Regional Boards & Commissions
The city manager serves as the city's representative on local regional boards and commissions including, among others, the following:
  • Augusta Regional Landfill Management Committee
  • Department of Social Services Administrative Board
  • Middle River Regional Jail Authority
  • Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center Commission
  • Valley Alcohol Safety Action Program Committee
  • Valley Community Services Board
Temporary Street Closure Requests
Temporary street closure requests are approved by the city manager. You should contact the City Manager's Office to request approval for a temporary street closure for special events, such as block parties, weddings, or other special events, or if a street or sidewalk needs to be temporarily blocked for construction work and/or work-related equipment.

Requests for Street Lights
You may contact the City Manager's Office to inquire about placement of street lights in your neighborhood.

Helpful Numbers
Purpose Phone Number
Animal Control or Noise Complaints - Police Department Non-Emergency 540-942-6675
Building Permits and Inspections 540-942-6628
Landfill, Augusta Regional
749 Christians Creek Road
Staunton, VA 24401
Parks and Recreation 540-942-6735
Payments to City (Taxes and Utilities) – City Treasurer 540-942-6606
Property Maintenance and Zoning Violations 540-942-6628
Real Estate Inquiries 540-942-6722
Refuse Pick-up 540-942-6764 or 540-942-6743
Riverview Cemetery - Purchasing Plots, City Treasurer 540-942-6606
Streets / Engineering / Right of Way Issues 540-942-6624 or 540-942-6627
Water and Trash Service 540-942-6643