Departments Administration Department The Administration Department is responsible for the general operations of the City of Newman and encompasses the City Clerk's and City Manager's offices. Building Department The Building Department handles all issues related to building codes and compliance with related ordinances. Community Development Department The Community Development Department provides technical and professional support to Newman residents, property owners, businesses, and local policy makers with information on community planning, zoning, economic, population, housing, circulation, and land use issues. Finance Department The Finance Department administers the financial affairs of the City of Newman. The department's responsibilities include management of the City's revenues, expenditures, investments, purchasing, accounting, budgeting, and debt. Fire Department The Newman Fire Department provides fire protection services for the residents of the City of Newman. Police Department The Newman Police Department is the law enforcement department responsible for providing police protection for the residents of our community. Public Works Department The Department of Public Works is responsible for maintaining the City's infrastructure including operation of the municipal water system, maintenance of parks and facilities, and repairing streets. Recreation Department The Newman Recreation Department offers a wide variety of sports oriented programs for youth of all ages.