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City Manager's Office

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James Ritsema
 City Manager
Patsy Moore
Deputy City Manager /

Operations Officer

Jeff Chamberlain
Deputy City Manager / 
Strategic Planning
and Administration

Jerome Kisscorni
 Assistant City Manager / 
Economic Development  

The Mission of the City Manager's Office is to effectively and efficiently manage the delivery of City services within the guidelines and policies established by the City Commission; to work with all City departments and divisions to identify ways in which we can enhance service efficiency and effectiveness in the most responsive manner; to continue to set a high priority for economic development and planning to see that development and redevelopment within the city occurs in an orderly and proper manner; and to ensure organizational responsiveness to City Commission priorities.


For more information about the City Manager's Office, please call us Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. at (269) 337-8047, or email cokcitymanager@kalamazoocity.org.

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