The City of Eufaula operates under a statutory Council-Manager form of government, whereby the City Manager serves as the Chief Executive Officer. The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and is selected solely on the basis of executive and administrative qualifications. A copy of the City Manager's contract is available here: Management Contract with Amendment.
As the Chief Executive Officer of the City, the City Manager is responsible for overseeing all day-to-day City operations, insuring financial stability, fostering sound financial management practices, facilitating strategic planning for future growth and development as well as operational efficiency, and for maintaining the City’s overall commitment to providing high quality services to the community. The City Manager keeps the City Council informed of the ongoing condition of the City, and provides reports and recommendations as deemed advisable.
The City of Eufaula Code of Ordinances are available online at American Legal.