About the City Administrator's Office
The City Administrator’s Office is composed of three programs: Administration, City TV (Channel 18), and the City Clerk’s Office.
Administration provides for the management of all affairs of City government and services, direct control of the administrative branch of City government, and oversight of and direction to departments.
The City Administrator’s Office oversees twelve departments with over 1,000 full-time employees.
City TV Division is responsible for producing all public information programming on the city’s government access cable television station, Channel 18, including City Council and various board and commission meetings and Inside Santa Barbara.
The City Clerk Division maintains the official city council meeting minutes and records, conducts elections, and coordinates compliance with related laws and regulations.