City Manager

The city manager is the chief administrative officer of the city and is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the City Council. The city manager is directly responsible for the daily operation and administration of the city organization and hires employees to aid in these functions. 

Regional Boards & Commissions

The city manager serves as the city's representative on local regional boards and commissions including, among others, the following:

  • Augusta Regional Landfill Management Committee
  • Department of Social Services Administrative Board
  • Middle River Regional Jail Authority
  • Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center
  • Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center Commission

Temporary Street Closure Requests

Temporary street closure requests are approved by the city manager. You should contact the City Manager's Office to request approval for a temporary street closure for special events, such as block parties, weddings, or other special events, or if a street or sidewalk needs to be temporarily blocked for construction work and/or work-related equipment.

Helpful Numbers

PurposePhone Number
Animal control or noise complaints - Police Department non-emergency540-942-6675
Building permits and inspections540-942-6628
Landfill, Augusta Regional
749 Christians Creek Road
Staunton, VA 24401
540-337-2857
Parks and Recreation540-942-6735
Payments to city (taxes and utilities) - City Treasurer540-942-6606
Property maintenance and zoning violations540-942-6628
Real estate inquiries540-942-6722
Refuse pick-up / Scheduling Bulk Collection / Streets / Sewer back ups 540-942-6764 or 540-942-6743
Riverview Cemetery - purchasing plots - City Treasurer540-942-6606
Engineering / right of way issues540-942-6624 
Water and trash service540-942-6643


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