Department Contacts

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City Hall
300 South 5th Street
P.O. Box 2267
Paducah, Kentucky 42002-2267 (use 42003 if not using P.O. Box)

Hours:  8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
General Information:  270-444-8800
Public Information Officer:  270-444-8669
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Contact Us:  Use the Contact Us Form to submit your questions, comments, or concerns.

Media Requests:  Media inquiries or requests for interviews with City employees should be directed to Public Information Officer Pam Spencer (270-444-8669).

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Department Contacts

911 Communications Services Department    
Non-Emergency Dispatch Number   270-444-8550
Ed McManus Director 270-444-8623
Assistant Director 270-443-7347
Engineering-Public Works  Department    
City Engineer & Public Works Director 270-444-8511
Assistant Public Works Director 270-444-8511
Finance Department    
Director 270-444-8512
Revenue Manager 270-444-8513
Controller 270-444-8512
Revenue Auditor 270-444-8513
Fire Department/Fire Prevention Division    
Fire Chief 270-444-8521
Matt Tinsley  Deputy Fire Chief Operations 270-444-8521
Deputy Fire Chief Fire Prevention 270-444-8522
Chief Building Inspector 270-444-8527
Chief Electrical Inspector 270-444-8527
Deputy Electrical Inspector I 270-444-8527
Deputy Building Inspector I 270-444-8527
Code Enforcement Officer I 270-444-8636 
Code Enforcement Officer I 270-444-8636
Executive Assistant I 270-444-8522
Permit Specialist 270-444-8527
General Government/Elected Officials    
Brandi Harless Mayor 270-444-8530
Commissioner  270-444-8503
Sarah Stewart Holland Commissioner 270-444-8503
Allan Rhodes, Jr. Commissioner 270-444-8503
Commissioner 270-444-8503
Mark Thompson Interim City Manager 270-444-8503
City Clerk 270-444-8506
Public Information Officer 270-444-8669
Michelle Smolen Assistant to the City Manager 270-538-9827
Executive Assistant II 270-444-8503
Assistant City Clerk 270-444-8507
Lyndsey Birdsong Administrative Assistant III (Assistant to the Mayor) 270-444-8504
Human Resources    
Human Resources Director 270-444-8540
Chanlor Culkin Human Resources Generalist 270-444-8540
Jemekka Stray Human Resources Generalist 270-444-8540
Human Rights Office   270-444-8644


Information Technology    
Stephen Chino Interim Information Technology Director/GIS Manager 270-444-8622
Network Administrator 270-444-8622
Help Desk Technician 270-444-8622
Jessica Raes GIS Specialist 270-444-8622
Parks & Recreation Department    
Director 270-444-8508
Recreation Superintendent 270-444-8508
Molly Tomasallo Johnson Special Events Coordinator 270-444-8508
Parks Maintenance Supt. 270-444-8508
Recreation Specialist 270-444-8508
Recreation Specialist 270-444-8508
Executive Assistant I 270-444-8508
Mary Wurth Administrative Assistant III 270-444-8508
Administrative Assistant II 270-444-8508
Planning Department    
Tammara Tracy Planning Director 270-444-8690
Planner II 270-444-8690
Community Development Planner 270-444-8690
Planner I 270-444-8690
Vacant Downtown Development Specialist 270-444-8690
Adam Shull Grants Administrator 270-444-8690
Administrative Assistant II 270-444-8690
Executive Assistant I 270-444-8690
Vacant Section 8 Housing Director   270-444-8542
Lasica McEwen Section 8 Housing Specialist 270-444-8542
Vacant Section 8 Housing Specialist 270-444-8531
Police Department    
Police Chief 270-444-8551
Asst. Chief Operations 270-444-8548
Asst. Chief Support Services 270-444-8549
Community Resource Officer 270-444-8548
Executive Assistant II (Public Information) 270-444-8590
Brian Laird Professional Standards Captain 270-538-9829
Records Division 270-444-8547

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