The City of McDonough Mayor and Council promoted Mr. Keith Dickerson as the new City Administrator during the January 5, 2015 city council meeting. Mr. Dickerson served as the Public Works Director for six months and previously worked as the city's Wastewater manager for over nine years. Before joining The City of McDonough, Mr. Dickerson worked with the Columbus Water Works for seven years. Mr. Dickerson hopes to keep a positive attitude with staff and keep the city moving forward in a positive direction.
The City Administrator is appointed by the Mayor and City Council. This position is responsible to the Mayor and the City Council for implementing the services/policies they adopt and to run the day-to-day operations of the City. The City Administrator recommends the annual budget and work program, as well as advises the Council on policy and legislative matters.