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City Manager
Duties & Responsibilities
The city manager is appointed by the City Council and serves as the administrative head of the city. He is responsible for the operation of all city departments, providing leadership, direction, and guidance. In this city, the city manager also serves as the city clerk and personnel officer, as well as the executive director of the Irwindale Redevelopment Agency, Housing Authority, and Finance Authority.

Under policy direction of the City Council, the city manager is responsible for the enforcement of all laws and ordinances adopted by the City Council. He is responsible for the preparation of the two-year budget with the assistance of five department heads and eight division heads and the talent and skills of over 129 employees.

Let Us Know
The city manager welcomes your active input and comments.

William K. Tam
City Manager

Ph: 626-430-2217
Fx: 626-962-4209

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