The City of Beloit operates under a mayor / council / manager form of government. This system of local government combines the strong political leadership of elected officials in the form of the Governing Body, with the managerial experience of an appointed local government manager.
The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and acts as the chief executive and administrative officer of the City. He has the responsibility to see that the council's policies and procedures are administered effectively and efficiently.
The City Manager supervises all City personnel except the City Attorney and Municipal Judge. The City Manager often represents the City at Regional, State, and Federal functions as well as in community projects.
Jason Rabe was appointed as Beloit City Manager in September of 2016.
Jason's background includes both private and public sector management. His combined 20 years of private and public sector management provides a unique perspective on problem solving, facilitation, and efficiency. He and his wife Julia, along with their three kids, Kaden, Keira, and Kael have had a great time settling into the community.