City Manager

The City Manager's Office supports the information and policy-making needs of the Council, implements Council decisions and directives, and manages the day-to-day operations of city departments.

The City Manager is appointed by the City Council to serve as chief executive and administrative officer. Under the Council/Manager form of government, the Council establishes policies for operations within the city, and it is the Manager's responsibility to ensure these policies are carried out.

Location: City of Oxnard
City Manager's Office
300 West Third Street
4th Floor
Oxnard, CA 93030
  Karen Burnham
Karen Burnham
Interim City Manager
karen.burnham@ci.oxnard.ca.us
Phone: (805) 385-7430
Fax: (805) 385-7595
Hours: Monday to Thursday:
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Alternating Fridays:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Department Map

  • Legislative Affairs
  • Information Systems
    Enterprise Information Systems Management
    Geographic Information Systems
    Personal Computer/Network Systems
    Document Publishing Services
    Telecommunications Support
  • General Services
    Facilities Maintenance
    Landscape Assessment and Graffiti Removal
    Graffiti Action Program
    Fleet Services
    Parks and Facilities Development
    Parks and Public Grounds
    River Ridge Golf Course
    Street Lighting
    Fleet Services


For further information:
Karen Burnham
Interim City Manager
(805) 385-7430
karen.burnham@ci.oxnard.ca.us