The City of Dickinson operates under the Mayor-Council form of government. Under this system, the City Council appoints a City Administrator who acts as the chief administrative officer of the city government.
City Administrator Responsibilities
The City Administrator is responsible for the daily administration of the City. This includes preparation and submission of an annual budget in conjunction with the Mayor to be adopted by the City Council and administration of the budget throughout the Fiscal Year. The City Administrator works with the Mayor, City Council, and City Staff to develop and implement policies and regulations.