City Manager

The City of Eldora Manager is the chief administrator of the City and is appointed by City Council.  Listed below are just a few of the responsibilities.

  • Overseeing the performance of all City departments
  • Implementing policies and ideas adopted by City Council
  • Ensuring that all projects, operations, and functions of the City operate efficiently
  • Ensuring all Local, State, and Federal laws are followed by the City
  • Responding to citizen concerns

The Manager also works to develop the City's annual budget, works with other administrators in the region, and performs other duties assigned to the manager per the request from City Council.


David Mitchell City Administrator

David Mitchell, MPA 

City Administrator


Dave and his wife Jennifer live at 915 7th St in Eldora with their two daughters. He has been a City Administrator for over a year and is looking forward to his continued career with the City. Dave’s goals include continuing to improve communication, transparency, and sustainability of our town. “We need to work together to overcome obstacles. We may not always agree, and that’s a good thing. At the end of the day we’re neighbors, family, and friends.”

Contact Info

David M. Mitchell, MPA
City Administrator
1442 Washington St