City Manager's Office


B.J. Potts
City Manager/EDC Director
City of Tulia
127 SW 2nd St. #300
PO Box 847
Tulia, TX  79088

Ph: (806) 995-3547
Fx: (806) 995-2331
Cell: (806) 994-6957


Monday - Thursday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
7:30 am - 12:30 pm


The City Manager's Office (CMO) provides oversight and direction for all city departments. The CMO prepares and submits a structurally balanced budget to the City Council, which is tied back to the council's strategic direction. The City Manager's Office also assists the City Council in the development and formulation of policies, goals and objectives, and keeps them informed of important community issues. In addition, CMO staff provides legislative support, communication services and legal service functions of the city.

Core Services

To successfully accomplish the duties of the office, the City Manager’s Office is responsible for the following core services:

  • Facilitate good governance and provide strategic leadership to the municipal organization.
  • Ensure a strong and sustainable financial condition for the city.
  • Promote citizen involvement and governmental transparency.
  • Develop a high performance organization.
  • Create an employee value proposition that supports the city’s mission and strategic goals.