Office of the City Attorney

(209) 937-8333

City Attorney Lori Asuncion

The Office of the City Attorney – Legal services and advice to City Councilmembers, officials, boards, commissions, and City departments regarding legal and regulatory matters of concern to the City and its operations.

Office of the City Clerk

(209) 937-8458

Public Comment Line: (209) 937-8459

City Clerk Eliza Garza

The Office of the City Clerk – Official record-keeping department for the City provides records support, maintains Stockton Municipal Code and Official Roster of Boards, and supports Commissions and all election activities for City elected offices and City initiatives placed before the voters.

Office of the City Manager

(209) 937-8212

City Manager Harry Black

Office of the City Manager – Direction and administration of City departments under the policy direction of the Council. Other functions include Operation Peacekeeper, grants, Public Information Office and Channel 97 Government Access Cable Channel.

Administrative Services

(209) 937-8460

CFO/Administrative Services Director Kimberly Trammel

Administrative Services Department –  City's budget and provides other services to City departments and to the public, including business licenses, utility billing, and purchasing. 

Community Development/Permit Center

(209) 937-8444

Director Stephanie Ocasio

Community Development Department – Establishes policies and goals for long-range plans for orderly growth of the community, manages the Permit Center, and promotes and preserves architecturally and historically significant resources.

Community Services

(209) 937-8206

Director Kris Farro

Community Services – Recreation activities and facilities, including operation and programming of community centers, through the Recreation Division and library services through the Library Division. 

Economic Development

(209) 937-8539

Director Carrie Wright

Economic Development –  Includes redevelopment, housing, real property, Central Parking District, and Stockton Marina. 

Stockton Fire Department

(209) 937-8801

Chief Richard Edwards

Stockton Fire – Emergency and non-emergency fire protection and prevention services through public education, fire suppression, and rescue activities.

Human Resources

(209) 937-8233

Director Rosemary Rivas

Human Resources – Employment and job placement services to employees and candidates, plus workforce planning, training, and benefits services to City employees and retirees.

Information Technology

(209) 937-8550

Director Jamil Niazi

Information Technology –  Implements and manages City-Wide Technology Strategic Plan for all technology for the City and its operations.


(209) 937-8362

Director Kris Farro

Stockton-San Joaquin County Public Library – City/county system including Cesar Chavez Central Library; four branch libraries in Stockton; libraries in Escalon, Lathrop, Linden, Manteca, Mountain House, Ripon, Thornton and Tracy; and literacy services, including a mobile family literacy unit.

Municipal Utilities

(209) 937-8700

Director Mel Lytle


Municipal Utilities – Water services to approximately half of the residents and businesses in the City of Stockton and wastewater and stormwater services to the entire City and some areas in San Joaquin County.

Stockton Police Department

(209) 937-8377

Chief Stanley McFadden

Stockton Police –  Emergency and non-emergency public safety protection and crime prevention services within the City of Stockton.  Other functions include Neighborhoods Services (Code Enforcement) and Animal Services.

Public Works

(209) 937-8411

Director Jodi Almassy

Public Works Department – Plans, designs, builds and maintains streets, sidewalks, streetlights, traffic signals and other amenities (such as parks, street trees, and bicycle and footpaths) for the City of Stockton.


This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 10/12/2023