In Alameda, the City Manager is appointed by the City Council and is responsible for providing policy support and recommendations to the City Council. As chief executive officer, the City Manager provides the leadership and direction for the operation and management of all City departments.
Dave Rudat, Interim City Manager
Mr. Rudat has nearly 40 years of increasingly responsible leadership and management experience in local and county government including City Manager, Deputy County Executive Officer, Fire Chief, and Public Works Director. He served as City Manager of the City of Orange for ten years and has served as Interim City Manager, General Manager, and as an Interim Department Head in a variety of agencies.