The City of Weirton, West Virginia

Departments

Administration includes the City Manager’s Office, Budget, and Public Information. The Manager is the chief administrator and is responsible for implementing City Council policies. Public Information handles all public notices.
 
The City Clerk provides notice of City Council meetings, prepares the agenda and records proceedings. The Clerk is custodian of all permanent City records, is the Chief Election Officer for municipal elections, and is the ex-officio secretary of multiple boards and commissions.
 
Code Enforcement, Inspections & Permits handles building, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing code inspections. It enforces minimum housing standards, and reviews construction plans and street address changes.

Finance responsibilities include budgeting, financial reporting, accounting, debt administration, payroll, utility billing and collections.

Fire protects the community during emergencies, enforces fire code ordinances, and provides education in fire safety.

Human Resources advises management on recruitment and hiring. Responsibilities include classification and pay, employee relations, equal employment opportunities, training, benefits and employee safety.
 
Literary, Historical and Cultural Resources provides a variety of literary, environmental, historical and cultural programs.  It includes the Mary H. Weir Public Library.
 
The Municipal Court office handles cases processed by the Weirton Police Department

Parks & Recreation provides a variety of recreation, sports, fitness and wellness programs.  It develops and maintains a system of parks, the community center, the athletic fields and other facilities.

Police protect life and property through enforcement and prevention with programs including animal control and school resource officers.

Public Works maintains City of Weirton owned buildings, grounds, streets and vehicles; and collects solid waste for residential and some commercial customers.

Utilities is responsible for providing a safe and adequate water supply to the citizens of Weirton.
 
 
The City Attorney is the legal advisor for City Council and staff. The City Attorney does not provide legal services for any outside citizens, groups, or businesses.



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