City Manager

The City Manager is responsible for:


  • Implementing policies, programs and laws passed by the City Council

  • Making recommendations for new programs and services to the City Council

  • Coordinating services and programs of the City departments

  • Direct and supervise all city departments, properties and operations

  • Prepare annual operating and capital budgets for the City


The City Manager's staff resolves concerns and issues concerning the City's  provision of services.  This includes phone inquiries, requests for information and services, and walk-in assistance.  All requests are directed to the appropriate department for action.


Other services provided to citizens include open record requests, city code information, and procedural information.

Diadra W. Powell

Interim City Manager

101 W Lamar Street | Americus, GA 31709

(229) 924-4411 Ext. 222