The city administration supports Arlington’s core services and provides assistance to the city council, committees, and other departments.

Amy Newsom

City Administrator/EDA Director

Responsible for planning, organizing, directing, and coordinating all municipal services, and is considered the Utility Superintendent and Treasurer for the City.  The City Administrator is also the “Chief Administrative Officer” of the city who is responsible for maintaining the City Charter and is responsible for directing staff in the implementation of City Council policies and coordinating the day-to-day operations of the City. 

Lisa Tesch

Deputy Clerk

Primary responsibility for maintaining and reconciling financial records through use of customized accounting programs; maintains bookkeeping records and documentation as required under generally accepted accounting principles.  This position is responsible for customer billing and collection of water, sewer, storm water/sewer and electric charges. 

Contact Amy at [email protected]



Contact Lisa at [email protected]


City of Arlington 2021 budget

City of Arlington Certified Levy

2021 Fee Schedule

2021 Personnel Policy