City Manager

Allen Dinkel Allen Dinkel  was appointed as the City Manager on November 20, 2014.

The City Manager is the chief administrative officer of the City, responsible to the City Commission. The City Manager provides direction and general management for all functions for the City, and ensures that policies and ordinances of the city are faithfully executed.

As chief administrative officer, the city manager directs the administration of all departments and offices of the city, prepares and submits the annual budget and capital improvement plan, and reports on the finances and activities of the City at the end of each fiscal year. He also assists citizens in finding information about City services, handling citizen complaints and managing a comprehensive public information program.

Allen's office is located on the second floor of the Municipal Building, 700 N. Jefferson. He can be reached by phone at (785) 238-3103, ext 300 or by e-mail.