Community Advocate

Duties & Responsibilities

The community advocate is also the assistant to the city manager. The community advocate’s main duties are:

  • To assist departments with scheduling repairs to their office facilities
  • To assist with organization and logistics in connection with special public events hosted by the city, such as car shows, the Fourth of July picnic, and annual auction
  • To educate local civic groups, clubs / organizations, and citizens on getting results from the city, and the assistance that may be needed to effect improvements
  • To prepare and distribute the monthly employee newsletter
  • To respond to and assist the city's departments in handling of citizen complaints
  • To respond to and assist with citizen inquiries, concerns, and complaints
  • To serve as the city's safety officer and develop programs to enhance city employee safety practices while on the job