stephen g. maguschak
Office of the City Manager
70 Town Square
Wellsburg, West Virginia
Stephen G. Maguschak is the chief executive of the administrative branch of the City Government. He was appointed to the position of City Manager on November 2nd, 2015. He is responsible to the Council for proper administration of all affairs of the City, and to that end, subject to the provisions of the City Charter, he has the power and is required to:
See that all ordinances are enforced and that the provisions of all franchises, leases, contracts, permits and privileges granted by the City are observed;
Appoint and, when he deems necessary for the good of the service, remove or suspend all officers and employees of the City except as otherwise provided by the Charter, by law, or by personnel rules adopted pursuant to the Charter; and authorize the head of a department or office subject to his direction and supervision to appoint and remove subordinates in such department or office; he may appoint special police officers whenever he may deem it necessary;
Prepare the annual budget estimates and submit them to the Council, and be responsible for the administration of the budget after adoption;
Keep the Council advised at all times of the affairs and needs of the City, and make reports annually, or more frequently if requested by the Council, of all the affairs of the City.
Supervise the purchasing for all departments of the City.
Perform such other duties as may be prescribed by the Charter or required of him by the Council, not inconsistent with the Charter.