Doug Barrick
Town Manager

129 North Main St
Rutherfordton, NC 28139
Monday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

About the Administration Department

The Administration Department houses both the Town Manager and the Clerk.

Mission Statement

Provide executive leadership that engages organizational and community resources to improve the quality of life in Rutherfordton.


The Office of the Town Manager is responsible for the management of all Town activities and services, primarily overseeing day-to-day functions and long range planning for the organization.

Appointed by Town Council, the manager implements policies and programs adopted by Town Council and provides professional policy recommendations.

General department oversight includes Town Council agendas and preparation and presentation of the Town’s annual budget.

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