Administration and Finance

The Administration and Finance Department provides exemplary customer service to citizens and minimizes liability through the professional management of city departments and employees, the responsible oversight of fiscal and human resources, the effective administration of city projects and meetings, timely communication with the community and the implementation of cost effective technology.

Community Development Services

The Community Development Services Department is committed to community-based planning founded on public participation, maintaining the beauty and charm of our natural and developed environment and promoting a livable and sustainable community through the fair and efficient administration of our codes and ordinances.


The Fire/EMS Department is committed to minimizing and preventing injury and property loss through the provision of quality professional fire, rescue, emergency medical, fire prevention, educational and safety services to the community.


The Alamo Heights Police Department is committed to developing a community partnership with an emphasis on integrity, fairness and professionalism to positively impact the quality of life and promote a safe environment by resolving problems, reducing fear, enforcing the law and preserving the peace.

Public Works

The Public Works Department is committed to providing high quality, well planned, environmentally responsible, cost effective infrastructure and services to promote public health, personal safety, transportation, economic growth and civic vitality.