City Manager


Dave Burgess

Dave Burgess has been the city manager for the City of Wetaskiwin since February 1, 2016.

Mr. Burgess has a long career in municipal administration, having previously served as the city manager with the City of Winkler (MB) from 2011 - 2016, as well as Mayor of the City of Brandon (MB) from 2002 - 2010. He also has experience in the private sector, having owned and operated a wholesale foods outlet for many years. In addition to his business and professional experience, the city manager is an active community member and civic champion.

The city manager is Wetaskiwin City Council's one employee, and is tasked with providing municipal leadership and direction to the management team of the City of Wetaskiwin.


You may contact the city manager's office by phone at 780.361.4409 or by email. Correspondence to the city manager is channeled through the executive assistant.