San Luis Obispo County City Manager

Find San Luis Obispo County California city managers. City managers provide information on day to day operations and administrative matters of cities, including public relations, human resources, and finances.


Arroyo Grande City Manager 214 East Branch Street Arroyo Grande CA 93420 805-473-5404


Atascadero City Manager 6907 El Camino Real Atascadero CA 93422 805-461-5000

Grover Beach City Manager 154 South 8th Street Grover Beach CA 93433 805-473-4567

Paso Robles City Manager 1000 Spring Street Paso Robles CA 93446 805-227-7236

What are the qualifications of a City Manager?

Most City Managers have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree and move up through the ranks of the city by serving as a department head or Assistant City Manager before being appointed as City Manager. Many receive a Master of Public Administration or pursue voluntary credentialing through the International City/County Management Association.

Are City Managers required to reside in the cities they serve?

In many places, the local charter has a residency requirement for the City Manager. In these cases, applicants for a City Manager position that do not live in the city are usually given a set amount of time to move.

Do City Managers have to be affiliated with the same party as the Mayor or Council majority?

Party affiliation is not a consideration in the appointment of a City Manager. The City Manager is intended to serve as a neutral professional that serves the full Council in their governance duties.