Responsibilities of the City Manager
The City of Belding operates under a Council/Manager form of government. The City Manager is appointed by and reports to the City Council. The City Manager oversees and coordinates the city's daily operations.
General policy guidelines, as set by City Council, are directed through the City Manager's Office. The City Manager organizes and directs the policies and activities of all city departments. He also works closely with the Library Board, Recreation Advisory Board, and Planning Commission.
The City Manager advises the Mayor and City Council on city projects and affairs to aid in the conduct of its business. He coordinates city activities internally and externally, with public and private agencies to carry out the policies and goals established by the City Council.