The Administration Department is responsible for general government administration, communications, and economic development. The department also ensures that all policies and programs are efficiently implemented. The Department provides a variety of services, including maintaining city records, assembling City Council agendas, holding elections and providing information to residents and businesses. 

The Department is led by the City Administrator, who is appointed by the City Council and who serves as the chief administrative officer for the City. The City Administrator is responsible for directing staff on the implementation of Council policies, coordinating day-to-day services, and preparation of the City budget. The Administrator oversees all department heads.