City Manager's Office

Duties & Responsibilities

The City Manager implements the policy and direction provided by the City Council and manages the day-to-day operations of the City.  In addition, the City Manager's Office is responsible for the following functions:

  • Contract administration and monitoring
  • City Council services
  • Economic development
  • Intergovernmental relations
  • Public information
  • Special projects

Council-Manager Form of Government

The City of La Habra is a California General Law city with a Council-Manager Form of Government. The City Council establishes the goals and policy for the City, and appoints a City Manager to oversee the day-to-day operations of the City. The City Manager is the Chief Executive Officer of the City and also serves as the Executive Director of the Redevelopment Agency, Housing Authority and Civic Improvement Authority.

Each year the City the City Council adopts its annual Goals and Objectives, providing guidance on policy areas of emphasis.  To review the City of La Habra Fiscal Year 2023-24 Goals and Objectives, please click HERE.

Federal, State, and County Elected Officials

For more information or to contact Federal, State, or Orange County Officials, please visit the links below:

President Joe Biden - President of the United States

Senator Dianne Feinstein - U.S. Senate

Senator Alex Padilla - U.S. Senate

Congresswoman Linda Sanchez - 38th Congressional District

Governor Gavin Newsom - California Governor

Senator Josh Newman - 29th California State Senate

Senator Thomas Umberg - 34th California State Senate

Assemblywoman Blanca Pacheco - 64th California Assembly District

Supervisor Doug Chaffee - 4th Orange County District