The City of Fort Bragg has a Council-Manager form of government whereby a five-member elected City Council establishes key City goals, policies and priorities and the City Manager is responsible for ensuring implementation of the Council's priorities and for providing sound and effective management of the City. The City Manager's Office works with all other departments in the City to support the delivery of quality public services; an efficient, responsive and accountable government; community health and safety; fiscal stability; economic vitality; quality of life; and citizen involvement.
The City Manager's Office provides professional leadership and direction in the implementation of City Council policy objectives and administration of City services and programs.
Interim City Manager
Administrative Services Director Scott Schneider was appointed by the City Council to serve as Interim City Manager from February 15 through March 4, 2018, following the retirement of Linda Ruffing on February 15, 2018. The City's new City Manager, Tabatha Miller, will commence work on March 5, 2018.
The City Manager writes a bi-weekly column for the Fort Bragg Advocate News that provides up-to-date information about what's going on within City government. The column is published in the newspaper on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month and can be viewed in the "City Notes" link on this page or by clicking here.