City Manager, Chris Murray

Photo of Chris Murray, City of Toronto City Manager


On June 27, 2018, Chris Murray was appointed the City Manager of Toronto.

Prior to this, Chris Murray was the City Manager of Hamilton for almost 10 years.

He is by profession a registered city planner; by previous experience a transportation and housing director; by necessity a relationship builder; and by passion a public sector employee.



Key Initiatives

Learn about key initiatives that the City Manager's Office coordinates and provides guidance on.

Get Involved in Your City

Participate in the many opportunities hosted by the City to make Toronto a better place for all to live, work, learn and play.

Agencies & Corporations

Learn about the missions, service overviews and budgets of the agencies and corporations who deliver City services.

Intergovernmental Affairs

Discover how the City collaborates with government partners and key stakeholders to support Council directions and advance the City's interests.

About the City Manager's Office

Learn about the City Manager's Office, which advises Council and City administration on city-wide issues, co-ordinating work and evaluating how well the City provides services.


Find out more about the numerous awards the City and its divisions has won. As well, the City Manager's Award is presented annually to City divisions that achieve high levels of excellence.