The City Administrator is appointed by the Mayor and is responsible for City operations, including supervision of all department heads (with the exception of the City Attorney). They are responsible for the activities of all offices, departments and boards; investigations and studies of the internal organization; and procedure of any office or department within the City of Duluth.
The City Administrator makes information available to the Mayor, the City Council, and the public concerning the current status of the financial affairs of the City and all offices, departments, and boards receiving appropriations from the city; attends meetings of the Council and makes available such information as it may require.
The City Administrator is Dave Montgomery. His office is located in City Hall, Room 422.