The City of Avondale Estates

City Hall


The Administrative Department of the City of Avondale Estates is primarily responsible for the overall management of local government operations in the City. The department also serves as a customer service center, providing accurate information pertinent to residents' needs and helping to resolve resident issues.

The Administrative Department provides a variety of services, including:

  • Budget Preparation
  • Commission Agenda Preparation
  • City Events Planning
  • Municipal Court Management
  • New Resident Welcome
  • Records Management
2015 Final Budget

2016 Draft Budget

Proposed Tax Millage (Posted June 4, 2015)

Potential Estimated Future Project Costs (Posted June 23, 2015)

2014 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (Posted June 29, 2015)


City Manager
Clai Brown
(404) 294-5400

Oversees all laws in the Avondale Estates Code of Ordinances and acts of the Board of Mayor and Commissioners be enforced and executed.
Finance Director
Ken Turner
(404) 294-5400

Responsible for the core financial functions of the City including overall financial management and operations, accounting, reporting, budgeting, payroll, procurement, debt issuance, compliance management, risk management, internal auditing, financial recordkeeping and Human Resources.
City Clerk
Gina Hill
(404) 294-5400

Responsible for maintaining ordinances and contracts. Serves as secretary to Board of Mayor and Commissioners.
City Planner and Community Development Officer
Keri Stevens
(404) 294-5400

Responsible for coordinating the development and implementation of the City Comprehensive Land Use Plan, the Downtown Master Plan and related programs and projects. Supports and advises City staff, boards and commissions and external customers on matters related to urban planning opportunities and issues.

Communications Manager
Debbie Revzin
(404) 294-5400

Responsible for assisting in the evolution of a brand for the City, internal and external communication efforts through a variety of media, marketing and advertising operations, coordinating activities to promote the City of Avondale Estates' programs and endeavors, and providing marketing support services to all departments of the City, the Board of Mayor and Commissioners and other boards and commissions.
Permitting Concierge Coordinator
Phil Howland
(404) 294-5400

Guides permit applicants through the permitting process. Establishes a clear and concise way to make the permitting process as expeditious as possible. Assists permit applicants, processes building permit applications, schedules inspection requests, and routes plans for zoning/plan review for commercial and residential projects to appropriate City staff.
Administrative Assistant
Karen Holmes
(404) 294-5400