City Manager


The City Manager is appointed by the City Council to direct the delivery of municipal services.


The City Manager’s Office is responsible for providing the City Council with information and implementing Council policies.

This involves administrative decision-making, provision of basic administrative support, direction, and guidance for all City departments, programs, and projects. The City Manager’s Office provides needed administrative services to all City departments for the coordination of City operations and is the focal point for the day-to-day management of the City government.

Employee of the Month Program

Employee of the Month Nomination Form

Instructions for Nominating an Employee of the Month - Citizens encouraged to nominate city employees at any time.

Municipal Documents

City Charter

Columbia Municipal Code as of November 5, 2014

Ethics Ordinance

FY 2017-2018 Budget (City's annual budget for the budget year beginning July 1, 2017)

City of Columbia Strategic Plan 2016-2021-2030

Citizen Summit 2015

Performance Report 2015-2016

Executive Summary 2016-2017

Columbia's Strategic Plan 2016-2021-2030

Strategic Plan Summary 2016-2017

Strategic Plan 2016-2017 Progress Report, Mid-Year*

*updated March 2017



700 North Garden Street
Columbia TN 38401

City Manager Tony Massey
Tony Massey, City Manager

Thad Jablonski, Assistant City Manager

Liz Bermudez, Executive Secretary