The Administration Department is responsible for the overall governance of the municipality under the direction of Council.
The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the Township provides advice to Council about the Township’s organization and operating procedures and is responsible for the overall administration of municipal departments. The CAO ensures that all municipal departments are providing quality service in a timely, efficient and cost effective manner.
The CAO oversees the following Department Managers: Director of Community & Economic Development, Director of Public Works, Deputy Treasurer, Clerk, Manager of Bylaw Enforcement & Airport Services, and the Fire Chief/CBO/CEMC.
The office of the Clerk is responsible for a variety of corporate, administrative and legislative functions putting it in continual contact with all municipal departments, elected officials, other levels of government and the general public. Duties of the Clerk are assigned by the Municipal Act and other statues, and additional duties can be and are assigned by Council.
The Township of Manitouwadge Clerk’s Office is responsible for the following services: