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  Organization Structure


City administration consists of the City Manager’s Office and seven departments.  The City also contracts with the RCMP to provide police services.  The following summary presents an overview of our administrative structure and functions.

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Corporate Management


City Manager’s Office

City Manager: Kathleen Soltis
Location: 5th Floor, City Hall
Manager of Social Policy: Chris Bone 

Administrative Services

General Manager: Walter Babicz (Corporate Officer)
Location: 5th Floor, City Hall
This department consists of Legislative Services, Information Technology,  Records Management, Procurement, Risk Management, and the Service Centre, and includes the functions of Corporate Officer and Deputy Corporate Officer.

Legislative Services

Deputy Corporate Officer: Maureen Connelly
Location: 5th Floor, City Hall

Procurement and Risk Management

Responsible for managing the bidding and tender process for procurement. Responsible for Health & Safety, Fleet Training, and risk management, insurance and claims.
Manager: Ray Borgia
Location: 3rd Floor, City Hall

Information Technology Services

Responsible for maintaining the City’s computer hardware and software.
Manager: William (Bill) McCloskey
Location: 4th Floor, City Hall

Records Management

Responsible for maintaining Corporate records and processing requests for information under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA).
Supervisor: Joan Switzer
Location: 5th Floor, City Hall

Engineering & Public Works

General Manager: Dave Dyer
Director: Gina Layte Liston
Location: 4050 18th Avenue
This Department is responsible for the Transportation, Utilities, Transit, Parks & Solid Waste divisions, as well as related infrastructure, facilities, fleet and capital projects.


Responsible for the water supply and distribution systems and sewage collection, treatment plants and the enclosed portion of the storm system and storm ponds.
Manager: Wil Wedel
Location: 4050 18th Avenue

Parks & Solid Waste

Responsible for park and playground maintenance and construction, sport field and facilities maintenance, special events in City parks, boulevard maintenance, boulevard and park tree maintenance, mosquito and weed control, cemetery and mausoleum operations and residential  solid waste collection services including the operation of the transfer station. This division is also responsible for the administration of the City’s transit system.
Manager: Sean LeBrun
Location: 4050 18th Avenue

Roads & Fleet

Responsible for road maintenance and snow clearing services to the City’s transportation network, as well as project surveys and inspections. This division is also responsible for maintenance of all City fleet vehicles.
Manager: Blake McIntosh
Location: 4050 18th Avenue

Engineering & Public Works Administration

Manager: Dave Bradshaw
Location: 4050 18th Avenue

Asset Management

Manager: Kristy Brown
Location: 4050 18th Avenue

Civic Facilities

Manager: Leland Hanson
Location: 4050 18th Avenue

Planning & Development

General Manager: Ian Wells
Location: 2nd Floor, City Hall
Responsible for land use planning and development, approval activities, business licenseing, bylaw enforcement, subdivision and infrastructure, real estates. Also responsible for the preparation and administration of the City’s Official Community Plan and economic development.

Economic Development

Manager: Melissa Barcellos
Location: 1st Floor City Hall

Sustainable Community Development

Manager: Tiina Watt
Location: 2nd Floor, City Hall

Building Inspection

Manager: John Bennett
Location: 2nd Floor, City Hall

Bylaw Services

Responsible for enforcing our parking, animal control, noise, property maintenance, zoning and water usage bylaws.
Manager: Fred Crittenden
Location: 1st Floor, City Hall

Real Estate Services

Supervsior: Brenda Sieben
Location: 2nd Floor, City Hall

Development Services Administration

Manager: Deanna Wasnik
Location: 2nd Floor, City Hall



Director: Kris Dalio
Location: 2nd Floor, City Hall

Financial Services

Manager: Debra Deley
Location: 1st floor, City Hall

Revenue Services

Supervsor: Santa du Preez
Location: 1st floor, City Hall

Human Resources

Manages human resources functions including: recruitment and selection, employee relations advice, training and development, succession management, job evaluation, performance management, payroll, benefits administration and disability management.
Director: Rae-Ann Emery
Location: 4th Floor, City Hall


External Relations

Director: Rob van Adrichem
Location: 5th Floor, City Hall


Community Services

General Manager: Rob Whitwham
Location: #201- 1300 First Ave
This department is responsible for recreation services, the Civic Centre, arenas, aquatics, special events and provides support services to the RCMP detachment and Fire and Rescue Services


Manger: Jim Worthington
Location: Aquatic Centre, 1770 Munro Street
Four Seasons Leisure Pool, 700 Dominion Street


Community Partnerships


Manager: Brad Beckett
Location: #201- 1300 First Ave


Community Arenas


Manager: Wade Loukes
Location: CN Centre, 2187 Ospika Boulevard


CN Centre


Manager: Glen Mikkelsen
Location: CN Centre, 2187 Ospika Boulevard


Events & Civic Centre


Manager: Myles Tycholis
Location: Prince George Civic Centre, 808 Civic Plaza


Police Support Services


Manager: Devon Cooper
Location: RCMP Detachment, 999 Brunswick Street



Fire Rescue Services

Coordinates fire fighting, rescue and medical activities, and provides training for all personnel. Inspects public buildings, apartments and businesses to ensure that they are safe. Also provides fire safety education programs to city residents, particularly school children. Dispatches all fire emergency calls, not only in the City but the entire Regional District and beyond.
Fire Chief: John Iverson
Deputy Fire Chief: Blake King
Deputy Fire Chief: Officer: Cliff Warner
Locations:  Main Hall, next to City Hall
                     Ospika Hall, 4001 5th Avenue
                     Vanway Hall, 3778 Hwy 16 West
                     Austin Hall, 4555 W. Austin Road



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