The Administration Department maintains administrative responsibility of city management, to include the annual budget, and is responsible for the overall direction of all city employees.
Dennis Burn, City Manager
Dennis grew up in Las Cruces, New Mexico. He was the City Manager of Ferris before coming to Ovilla.
The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and is responsible for the day to day administration of all operations of the city. The position is responsible for:
Making recommendations concerning policies and programs to the City Council
- Implementing policy decisions made by the City Council
- Preparing and submitting to the council an annual budget and being responsible for its administration after adoption
- Keeping the Council advised of the financial condition and future needs of the city