Buena Park is proud to provide excellent service to its residents, neighbors, visitors and employees.Detailed information about each department and how its staff can be of service to you can be found through each Department's Home Page.
City of Buena Park
6650 Beach Boulevard, First Floor
Buena Park, CA 90622
Phone: (714) 562-3754
Fax: (714) 562-3506
The City Council of Buena Park welcomes you to Buena Park!
Whether you're a resident, planning your vacation, wanting to do business with the City or just visiting our site, we hope you will easilly find what you're looking for.
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- Shalice Tilton, City Clerk
- Linda Long, Assistant City Clerk
- Michele Lewis, Senior Secretary
- Sarah Guerra, Senior Typist Clerk
Welcome to the Office of the City Clerk! As the principal link between the public, the City Council, and the City organization, we are pleased to offer the following services:
The City Manager is appointed by the City Council as the administrative head of the City. The City Manager is responsible to direct the daily operations of the City, enforce City laws, to prepare the municipal budget, and to implement the policies and programs initiated by the City Council. The City Manager appoints all of the department heads and directly oversees their operations.
The City Manager's Office also directly manages the following City functions:
City Manager for the City of Buena Park is James B. Vanderpool. Mr. Vanderpool was appointed City Manager effective July 13, 2012. Mr. Vanderpool has been with the City of Buena Park for over 17 years. Mr. Vanderpool served as Deputy City Manager prior to his appointment. In his capacity as Deputy City Manager he directed the Internal Support Services Department, inclusive of the Human Resources/Risk Management and Purchasing Divisions. He is the Chief Labor Negotiator for the City. Mr. Vanderpool was also responsible for the City's Convention and Visitor's Bureau and Communications and Marketing efforts. He has successfully re-branded the Buena Park destination, helping to increase visibility in the tourism world and attract visitors to Buena Park.
Prior to his role as Deputy City Manager, Mr. Vanderpool was Assistant to the City Manager, overseeing the Orange County Fire Aurhority and Animal Control Services contracts. He was also responsible for legislative advocacy, working closely with County, State and Federal representatives to ensure Buena Park's voice in legistlative matters.
Originally hired by the City of Buena Park in the Public Works Department, Mr. Vanderpoool administered the City's Capital Improvement Projects and assisted with the administration of the City's maintenance operations.
Mr. Vanderpool holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Public Administration and a Master of Business Administration degree.
The City of Buena Park's Fire Services are contracted through the Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA).
OCFA can be contacted at (714) 573-6000.
There are three stations serving the City of Buena Park:
- Station 61 - 8081 Western Avenue, 90620
- Station 62 - 7780 Artesia Boulevard, 90620
- Station 63 - 9120 Holder Street, 90620
The Police Department is extremely proud of its history of interaction with the Community it serves. As an organization, we are committed to providing ethical, quality and responsive service to the Community with professionalism and compassion.
Enter the Police Department's Web site here .