Under the direction and authority of the mayor, the city administrator oversees, administers and coordinates the activities and functions of all city officers, departments, commissions and boards to implement city ordinances and policies through the effective use of city employees, funds, grants, materials, facilities and time, and shall control the overall operations of the city to assure optimum service to the community.
The City of Stanwood 2019 to 2020 Work Plan intends to bring about many positive changes in our city. Follow along with quarterly updates posted to our website.
Strategic planning is an organizational management activity that is used to set priorities, focus energy and resources, strengthen operations, ensure that employees and other stakeholders are working toward common goals, establish agreement around intended outcomes/results, and assess and adjust the organization’s direction in response to a changing environment. It is a disciplined effort that produces fundamental decisions and actions that shape and guide what an organization is, who it serves, what it does, and why it does it, with a focus on the future.
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Agencies or groups actively engaged in the promotion and enhancement of new or existing tourism and events in the Stanwood community may apply for this tourism promotion grant.