The Town Manager Reports directly to the Mayor and Town Council. It is the Manager’s responsibility to provide professional and technical advice and recommend to the Council programs and services as well as implement Council policy. He is the Chief Financial Officer of the Town and budget developer. All Town department heads report to the Town Manager and he oversees the overall operations of the Town.
Each year the Town of Selma Council approves the Town of Selma’s budget and sets the property tax rate based on the assessed value of property inside the city limits. Town Council develops the budget during the spring prior to the new fiscal year, which runs from July 1–June 30. The proposed budget is available in Town Hall for inspection prior to a Public Hearing at the Town Council meetings in June. Town of Selma Council adopted the Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Town Budget on June 16, 2020. Copies of the approved budget are on file at the Town Clerk’s Office at Town Hall, 114 N. Raiford Street.
Prepares the Town Council Agenda, gives legal notice of all meetings and records the minutes of the Council meetings. Also maintains the official records of the Town and the Code of Ordinances.
The Town Clerk’s Office is Responsible for:
Maintaining Town records
Making agendas and minutes available to citizens and town staff
Preparing agendas and minutes for Town Council meetings
Preparing updates to the Town Code
Providing support to the Mayor and Town Councilmembers
Providing records upon request
Deputy Town Clerk
Our Deputy Town Clerk is Sarai Allen. She records the minutes of various advisory boards, risk manager and maintains the Town’s website and social media. The Deputy Clerk serves as a proxy for the Town Clerk.