City Manager

Lincoln's City Manager is responsible for carrying out the policies and programs of the City as directed by the City Council. All City services are under the direction of the City Manager. As the chief executive for the City organization, the City Manager must provide a balance between the desired level of municipal services and the available revenue to provide those services. The City Manager's office also administers the City's personnel functions, public information activities, oversees economic development activities and records management operations. The City Manager also serves as the Executive Director of the Redevelopment Agency and the Lincoln Public Financing Authority.

City of Lincoln Strategic Plan

Vision Statement

America's Hometown – A City of Opportunity

Mission Statement

To provide the highest level of service responsive to our community's expectations and to enhance the quality of life and economic vitality.

Strategic Priorities

  • Economic Development
  • Infrastructure
  • Organizational Excellence
  • Team Cohesion
  • Sustainable Fiscal Health
  • Increase Public Safety Service Levels