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Farewell for Gene VanOverbeke
For those wishing to honor Gene VanOverbeke for his 31 years of service to the city of Eagan as head of Finance and Administrative Services, there is a reception in the Eagan Room at City Hall from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 6.
The program will be at 4 p.m. Residents are encouraged to stop by an thank Mr. VanOverbeke for his faithful service to the city of Eagan and its taxpayers for maintaining one of the lowest spending rates in MN of any city with more than 50,000 residents. Eagan City Hall is located at 3830 Pilot Knob Road, at the corner of Wescott and Pilot Knob Roads.
More About Eagan City Administration Department
The City Administration Department coordinates and oversees the duties of the other city departments. It is responsible for carrying out the city council's plans and decisions.
Eagan City Administrator Tom Hedges has been with the city for 34 years and reports directly to the mayor and city council. He started in 1976, when Eagan's population was only 14,000.
The City Administration Department is also responsible for managing assets, preparing the annual budget and creating the agenda for city council meetings.
In addition, the department "coordinates and staffs the Eagan Airport Relations Commission," as well as activities pertaining to the city attorney's office.