City Manager

Responsibilities
The City Manager is appointed by the City Commission, and serves as the administrative head of the city. The primary responsibilities of the City Manager are to see that the policies of the elected council are implemented and that the entire community is being served. 

Palatka's City Manager is Terry K. Suggs.

The City Manager’s office is located in City Hall at:
201 N. 2nd St.
Palatka, FL 32177

Please feel free to contact our office with any of your concerns.

About Terry K. Suggs
Terry K. Suggs began serving as Palatka's City Manager on July 2, 2015.  Prior to his coming to Palatka, he served as City Manager for Keystone Heights for four years, and prior to that held a variety of administrative positions for Alachua County spanning 17 years, including Code Enforcement, Community Redevelopment and Planning & Zoning Administration. 

Terry Suggs graduated as a Certified Public Manager from Florida State University in 2010, and received his Graduate Degree, a Master of Public Administration, from Barry University in 2013.  He is an avid  Florida Gator Fan.  His professional affiliations include Florida City/County Management Association, Florida Association of Code Enforcement and International City/County Management Association.  He is a member of Rotary International, Kiwanis International, Salvation Army Kettle Program and UF Non-Profit Scholarship Endowment Organization.