The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the City of Burlingame. The City Manager is responsible for the daily administration of the City and provides professional leadership in the management and execution of policies and objectives formulated by the City Council. The City Manager develops and recommends alternative solutions to community problems for City Council consideration, appoints and supervises all department directors, and makes final investigations of citizen complaints. The City Manager also directs the administration of personnel relations and participates in intergovernmental relations that affect the City of Burlingame and its constituents. The City Manager’s Office also directs the City’s sustainability program and provides staff support services to the City Council.