City Administrator


Lauren Palmer is the City Administrator for the City of Parkville and has previous experience as an Assistant City Manager for the City of Manhattan, KS. Lauren began working for the City in June 2013.

The City Administrator is appointed by the Mayor with the consent of the Board of Aldermen. The City Administrator serves at the pleasure of the Board. The City Administrator is responsible for managing the day to day operations of the City and is responsible for the enforcement of all policies, laws, and ordinances set by the Board of Aldermen. The Administrator makes recommendations to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen concerning the operation, affairs, and future needs of the City.


The City Administrator’s office is located on the second floor of City Hall and office hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

City Hall
8880 Clark Avenue
Parkville, MO 64152
(816) 741-7676
(816) 741-0013 FAX