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City Manager's Office
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Ghida S. Neukirch
City Manager

Rob Sabo
Assistant City Manager

Hayley Garard
Assistant to the City Manager

1707 St. Johns Avenue
Highland Park, IL  60035

Ph: (847) 926-1000
Fx: (847) 432-7625

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The City of Highland Park operates under a Council-Manager Form of Government whereby the Mayor and City Council appoint a city manager to oversee the day to day operations of the city, and to carry out the policies that have been enacted by the Corporate Authorities. 

The City Manager provides policy advice, directs the daily operations of City government, handles personnel functions (including the power to appoint and remove employees) and is responsible for preparation of a budget.  The City Manager oversees the six departments of the City:
 - City Manager's Office
 - Community Development
 - Finance & General Services
 - Fire Department
 - Police Department
 - Public Works Department