City Manager/Administration


City Manager / Administration
The City Manager is the Chief Administrative Officer for the city and is appointed by the City Council.  The City Manager is responsible for the daily administration of the city, which includes:
  • Appointing department heads
  • Enforcing city ordinances and council directives
  • Preparing the annual budget for council review
  • Supervising all city departments as determined by the City Charter

This department is responsible for daily administration of the city, the annual budget, supervision of city departments, human resource functions, the City Code, communications, cable television administration, boards and commissions, and City Clerk functions.

Staff Contact Information
Walter R. Fehst, City Manager
Phone:  (763) 706-3610  |  Email:

Kelli J. Bourgeois, Human Resources Director/Assistant City Manager
Phone:  (763) 706-3609  |  Email:

Ben Sandell, Communications Coordinator
Phone:  (763) 706-3615  |  Email:

Katie Bruno, City Clerk
Phone:  (763) 706-3611  |  Email:

Nancy Becker, Administrative Assistant-Human Resources
Phone:  (763) 706-3606  |  Email: