Mayor's Office

The Mayor is the chief executive officer and official representative of the city. The Mayor is the presiding officer of the City Council and is responsible for preparing the final agenda for each City Council meeting by obtaining a list of agenda items from each City Council member and the City’s Supervisors.

Tasks
Appointments
The Mayor appoints:
  • City Attorney and Assistant City Attorney
  • Members of the City Planning Board
  • Design Review Commission
  • Ethics Board
  • Recreation Commission pursuant to Civil Service Law and the Public Authorities Law
  • Saratoga Springs Housing Authority Board of Directors
  • Urban Heritage Area Program Board
  • Zoning Board of Appeals
Department Head
The Mayor is the department head of the Mayor’s Department which includes:
  • City Attorney's Office
  • Community Development
  • Development boards including the Design Review Commission, the Planning Board and the Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Human Resources
  • Office of Planning and Economic Development
  • Office of the Building Inspectors
  • Office of the City Historian
  • Recreation Department
  • Saratoga Springs Heritage Area/Visitor’s Center
  • Telecommunications Office

FOR A LISTING OF DEPARTMENT CONTACTS SEE THE "DIRECTORY" LINK BELOW


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