Kennedale operates under the Council-Manager form of government. This system combines the strength of an elected Mayor and City Council with a professional manager and staff. The City Manager is accountable to the City Council for the proper administration of all the affairs of the city.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Advising and making recommendations to the City Council regarding the city's financial condition, future needs, policy, and other necessary matters
- Supervising, directly or indirectly, all departments and employees
- Budget administration, including preparation and submission of the proposed annual budget
- Appointing and removing any employee of the City of Kennedale including the Police and Fire Departments