The City of Post operates under a council-manager form of government. The City Manager is appointed by the city council, which is the governing body responsible for setting policy. This system combines the strength of an elected Mayor and City Council with a professional manager and staff. The City Manager is responsible for the proper administration of the affairs of the City.
Overall direction and coordination of the city to provide services and projects in an efficient manner
Submits the annual budget
Implements the policy direction established by the City Council
Advises the Council on matters affecting the City
Appoints professionals to direct departments responsible for a wide variety of services provided to the community
Administers and oversees city operations on a day-to-day basis