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City Manager's Office


Cleatus Phillips | City Manager
25 LaGrange Street 
Newnan, Georgia 30263
Phone: 770-254-2358
Fax: 770-254-2353

The Office of the City Manager is responsible for coordinating the varied functions of the city and is appointed by and reports to the Mayor and City Council, serving as the Chief Administrative Officer of the City. As the Mayor and City Council approve or implement new ordinances, recommendations, or direction, the City Manager oversees the implementation of those changes and enforces them.

In addition, the duties and responsibilities of the City Manager include enforcing all laws and ordinances and appointing all Department Directors; recommending measures necessary for the proficient operation of the City; assisting in the preparation of the City's recommended budget; overseeing the City's public safety, and all other duties required by ordinance or resolution set forth by Mayor and City Council.

The City Manager also administers the City of Newnan's $24 million dollar General Fund operating budget that continues to maintain a high level of service to the City of Newnan Citizenry as well as managing millions from other Capital Funding Sources.

To fulfill these duties, the City Manager is directly aided by: