Manager's Office

The Administration office oversees the daily operations of the Town and includes the Town Manager, Assistant Town Manager, Town Clerk and the Town Attorney.



The Finance Department administers the town's financial policies and procedures, maintains the town's financial condition, and represents the town on financial matters.


Visit the Cornelius-Lemley Fire and Rescue website for information about the staff, stations and apparatus, news, media and more.

Human Resources

Parks & Recreation

Explore the parks, programs and summer camps in Cornelius.


The Planning & Zoning Department promotes, coordinates, and enforces land use activities in accordance with town policies and regulations.

Police Department

Browse through the mission statement and core values of the Police Department.

Public Works

Read through a list of Public Works Department responsibilities.

Information Technology

Blending Technology and Innovation The Cornelius Way