The City Administrator

The City Administrator is the chief administrative officer of the City. The administrator coordinates, implements and manages all programs and activities of the City, consistent with the policies set forth by the Mayor and City Council.

Specific operating responsibilities include:

  • Supervising and directing the day-to-day operations of all City departments and personnel.
  • Preparing the City's annual operating budget.
  • Developing and implementing the City's capital improvement plan.
  • Administering personnel policies and labor agreements.
  • Providing liaison and continuing communications with offices and agencies not under the City Council's jurisdiction or policy control.

City Administration Staff

Lowell Crow

City Administrator

Phone: (309) 734-2141

Fax: (309) 734-4943

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Marcum Spears

City Attorney

Phone: (309) 734-5105

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Jan Helms

Executive Administrative Assistant

Phone: (309) 734-2141

Fax: (309) 734-4943

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Brenda Boydstun

Account Manager and Affirmative Action Officer

Phone: (309) 734-2141

Fax: (309) 734-4943

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Kenneth Helms

Director of Information Technology

Phone: (309) 734-2141

Fax: (309) 734-4943

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Chad Braatz

Sustainability Coordinator

Phone: (309) 734-2141

Fax: (309) 734-4943

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Human Resources Information