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
  • Manage the City's funds and prepare reports that advise the Council and 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
  • Serve as a resource to City Council to facilitate its ability to make informed decisions in the best interests of the City
  • Enforce all City ordinances, rules, and regulations
  • 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
    Post Office Box 7765
    Horseshoe Bay, TX 78657


    Phone: 830-598-9940

Stan's Reading List: 

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