City Manager

The current City Manager is Stan R. Farmer.


Duties of the City Manager include:
  • Draw the Council's attention to City needs and recommend alternatives by which the Council can respond to those needs
  • Enforce all City ordinances, rules, and regulations
  • Manage the City's funds and prepare periodic reports that advise the Council and the general public of the City's fiscal condition
  • Prepare and execute the City's annual budget pursuant to the revenue and expenditure plans adopted by the Council
  • Prepare Council meeting agendas and attend all such meetings to serve as a resource to the Council and the public
  • Provide information to the Council to facilitate its ability to make informed decisions in the best interests of the City
  • Supervise all municipal employees and programs
The office of City Manager is an appointed position in which the individual selected serves at the pleasure of the Mayor and City Council.

Contact Us

  1. Stan R Farmer, CPM, AICP, ICMA-CM
    City Manager
    1 Community Drive
    Horseshoe Bay, TX 78657


    Phone: 830-598-9940
    Fax: 830-598-8744

Stan's Reading List: 

Cities and the Creative Class
turn ship around book
American City book