Executive Department

The Executive Department oversees the work and activities of City government and manages services that aid and represent the citizens of Charleston, the Mayor, City Council and City Departments.

Mayor Tecklenburg's Focus

The Mayor continues to focus on the major issues that impact the citizens of Charleston. Priorities of the Executive Department include:

  • Foster economic empowerment to build an inclusive and equitable community.
  • Protect our city and citizens from the impact of flooding and sea level rise.
  • Increase the supply and availability of attainable and affordable housing to meet the needs of all citizens.
  • Enhance and diversify our transportation infrastructure to prioritize efficiency and safety.
  • Maintain public safety in a way that respects and protects all our citizens.
  • Preserve  the neighborhood livability and resident quality of life that make our city so special.