The City of Blaine operates under the Council-Manager form of government. Under this system, the City Council hires a professional City Manager who serves as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The City Manager is responsible for the overall administration of the City government in concert with the goals and policies as established by the City Council. The strength of the Council-Manager form of government lies in the political leadership of the City Council combined with the managerial expertise of a City Manager.
The City Clerk's office is committed to providing accountability and stewardship of the City's public records in response to the needs of: