City Manager

City of La Grange, TX

Life in La Grange is more than good schools, low taxes and utilities, thriving businesses, an historic downtown, and an ideal working environment. Life in La Grange is true community, where you will find a supportive, family-friendly environment ready to welcome you and your family to the heart of central Texas.

A peaceful community nestled on the banks of the Colorado River, in La Grange you will enjoy the beauty and serenity of country living with the conveniences and connectivity of a big city. La Grange is just minutes away from three major metropolitan areas: Houston, Austin, and San Antonio.

The City Manager is responsible to the La Grange City Council for maintaining and operating the City in a prudent and professional manner and administration of all City affairs. This position manages and directs the day-to-day operations of the City based on the ordinances and policies established by the City Council. The City Manager oversees operation of the City’s departments, including Police, Fire, Public Works, Parks and Recreation, Utilities (including electric), Administration, and Fayette Public Library. This position is responsible for a $16.9M operating budget.

This position also works closely with community members, local school members, and is highly visible at community events.

For more information about this position, please reach out to Bret Bauer, GPS Partner at
(316) 207-0688

How to Apply

Application Deadline
If you are interested in this great opportunity, please email your cover letter/resume to Bret Bauer at

Job Details

Job Function
Chief Administrator (City, County, Town Manager)

City of La Grange


155 E Colorado
La Grange, TX 78945-0339
United States

Form of Government


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