The City of Liberty operates within a Mayor-City Council-Administrator form of government. The City Administrator serves as the chief executive officer for the City of Liberty and is the primary staff liaison for the Mayor and City Council. The City Administrator leads the department directors, emphasizing a team approach to providing community services.
Together with the department directors, the City Administrator:
Coordinates the budget and work plan
Formulates policy recommendations
Sets the goals of the organization, aligning with the Council's goals
The City Administrator also recommends department head appointments, and approves appointments, promotions and terminations of all other employees.
The day-to-day operations of city government are handled by a professional staff headed by the City Administrator.