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Who is a City Manager?

Bye – laws of the City Managers’ Association Orissa defined “City Manager” as ………the person who has worked or is working in any Municipal Corporation, Urban Development Authority, Municipalities, institution involved in research, training or urban management or in an NGO providing municipal services in the State of Orissa or in any other State in India in the capacity of:

  •    Municipal Commissioner or its equivalent position

  •     Deputy or Assistant Municipal Commissioner or its equivalent position

  •     Chief Executive Officer or its equivalent position

  •    Head of Department or class I officer working in urban local body or authority

  •   Officers engaged in town planning, urban design, urban management, engineering work, urban health services, municipal finances and general municipal administration in a capacity not below the rank of class II officer of the State Government / Local Body    Head of institution or NGO.