City Administrator

Matt W. Fick

244-7146   phone


The City Administrator is responsible for overseeing the highly diverse operations of the City.

The City Administrator provides leadership, vision, and direction over City services,  and works with the City Council and staff to implement strategic and financial planning objectives.

The City Administrator also serves in a highly visible capacity as a spokesperson for the community and to other governmental agencies. Duties include:

  -General Administration
  -Organizational Development
  -Community Relations
  -Intergovernmental Relations
  -City Council Support/Relations
  -City Budget & Financial Planning
  -Human Resources & Labor Relations



PUBLIC ACT 97-0609:
Public Act 97-0609 became effective, January 1, 2012. This act amends the Illinois Open Meetings Act and the Illinois Pension code and established new requirements for Illinois public bodies.

Among the law's requirements are the following:

1) All IMRF employers must post, within 6 days of the approval of a budget, the total compensation package for each employee having a total compensation package that exceeds $75,000 per year; and

2) Any IMRF employer that approves an employee's total compensation package equal to or in excess of $150,000 per year must post on its website, at least 6 days before approval, the total compensation package for that employee.