Alert: Due to a water main replacement, thru traffic on Maumee between St. Clair and Neff Road is not possible.  City Hall remains open and the parking lot is accessible from Neff Road.

Administration

PeterDPeter J. Dame has been the City Manager of the City of Grosse Pointe for 13 years.  Mr. Dame brings to the City 12 years of previous municipal management experience.  He is the former Deputy Village Manager of Oak Park, Illinois, a western suburb of Chicago.

The City Manager's Office is responsible for the executive management of the highly diverse operations of the City of Grosse Pointe.  The City manager provides Leadership, vision, and direction to the city service areas, implements city council policy, and works with city council and administrative staff to craft strategic and financial planning objectives. 

The City Manager also serves in a highly visible capacity as an ambassador for the community and to other governmental agencies.

Responsibilities include:

  • General Administration
  • Organizational Development
  • Community Relations
  • Intergovernmental Relations
  • Council Support/Relations
  • City Budget & Financial Planning
  • Human Resources & Labor Relations