City Manager

City Manager Marcus D. Jones Office of the City Manager

The City of Charlotte operates under a council-manager form of government. The Mayor and Council are responsible for making policy decisions for the community. The City Manager is resp​onsible for carrying out those decisions, as well as providing vision and leadership to the organization and for overseeing the daily operations of City government.

City Manager Marcus D. Jones began his new role on Dec. 1, 2016. Learn more about Charlotte's City Manager Marcus D. Jones.

FY 2019 Budget Adjustments Workshop

On May 16, the Charlotte City Council discussed and proposed changes to the city's Proposed FY 2019 Budget during a workshop. 

Watch the Meeting (video)

The next steps in the budget process are:

  • May 30 (noon): City Council Budget Adjustments/Preliminary Votes

  • June 11 (6:30 p.m.) : Council Business Meeting/Budget Adoption
  • Stay updated during the budget season by visiting the city’s budget website.

Council-Manager Memo

This weekly publication contains updates sent to Mayor and City Council from the City Manager. View the Council-Manager Memo>>.