Office of the City Manager 30940 Hawthorne Blvd, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA90275 Office of the City Manager handles city management business. The City Manager is a professional hired by the City…More Council to direct the day to day affairs of the City and carry out the wishes of the City Council. The City Manager proposes policies and supervises the preparation of the City's budget and financial reports. In addition, the City Manager's staff is responsible for risk management and providing community outreach that includes a City Newsletter. They issue permits and oversee employee contracts and benefits and coordinate the City's emergency preparedness program.