City Manager

Description of Services

The City manager exercises leadership in maintaining effective communication between the City Council, City employees, and the citizens of Port Lavaca.

As the City’s Chief Executive Officer, the City Manager performs financial monitoring, presents the annual budget, prepares City Council agenda, provides citizen assistance, and works on economic and community development opportunities.  This office also maintains the City’s website, prepares agenda and minutes for the Port Commission, and provides general administrative assistance to other programs.

City Manager

Robert J. Bradshaw
Robert J. Bradshaw

Robert J. Bradshaw
Robert joined the City of  Port Lavaca Team on June 1, 2016.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Government from The University of Texas at Austin and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) from Arizona State University School of Public Affairs.  He has over twenty years experience in municipal management, serving mostly coastal communities in Texas and Florida.  A sixth generation Texan, he welcomes the opportunity to return to his home State of Texas.