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The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and serves as the Council-appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Town. The City Manager for the Town of Atherton is George Rodericks. 

Responsibilities and Functions

As City Manager, George is responsible for the administration and implementation of the City Council's Goals, Policies and Programs. He oversees the daily operations of the Town and its various departments. 

George appoints and manages the Town's Executive Team, who in turn, are responsible for ensuring that we provide our residents with the quality services they deserve. 

Other Town programs and services managed by the City Manager's Office include:

  • Administration and Human Resources
  • Postal Services
  • City Clerk's Office
  • Information Technology, Social Media and Website Development
  • Risk Management
  • Community Engagement and Events
  • Governmental Affairs, such as County, State, and Federal Legislation
  • Oversight of the Town's Refuse Services Franchise
  • Oversight of the Town's Cable Services Franchise
  • Contract Management
  • City Council Relations
  • Regional Issues

Atherton Muncipal Code Chapter 2.12 - City Manager (PDF)

Social Media

City Manager's Blog
Atherton City Manager Facebook Page
Atherton City Manager Twitter Page

Employment Contract(s)

City Manager's Employment Agreement - October 2012
City Manager's Employment Agreement - 7th Amendment - February 2021
City Manager's Employment Agreement - 8th Amendment - September 2021