City Manager

Joshua A. Smith was unanimously appointed on September 7, 2010, as the City's 17th City Manager since 1926. 


As Chief Executive Officer for the municipality, the City Manager is responsible for a workforce of more than 650 permanent employees and a $320-plus million budget.

The 7-member Council, which is elected to staggered 4-year terms in non-partisan elections, appoints the City Manager. The Council operates as the legislative branch of the City and provides policy direction to the City Manager.

Contact Us

  1. Joshua Smith, City Manager
    345 High Street, 7th Floor
    Hamilton, OH 45011
    Phone: 513-785-7000
    Fax: 513-785-7010