City Administrator Welcome


Greetings: Lewiston is the second largest city in Maine, and it is a wonderful place to live, work, recreate, and raise a family. As a Lewiston native, I am so proud to serve in a city I know and love.

Lewiston is a city of arts, culture, music, festivals, diversity, and delicious food offerings. Our business community is strong, to include health care, finance, and precision manufacturing; we have an excellent pre-K through 12 school system; multiple post-secondary educational offerings; and a vibrant downtown. In addition, civic engagement is strong in Lewiston, and our municipal staff is committed to serving you in a responsive, professional, and courteous manner. 

If you have ideas or suggestions for further boosting quality of life here in Lewiston, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me at Email Me. Also, if you have non-emergency concerns, please utilize the "Report a Concern" button on our homepage, and staff will review and follow-up promptly.


Denis D’Auteuil, City Administrator

(207) 513-3121

About the City Administrator

Denis D’Auteuil was appointed as City Administrator in July 2020 and serves at the pleasure of the City Council. The duties of the City Administrator include:

•Implementing and executing all policies established by the City Council.

•Keeping the Council advised on the general operations of the City.

•Appointing and supervising department heads.

•Preparing & submitting the annual budget, the annual capital program, and annual financial and administrative reports to the Council.

•Assisting the Council in establishing City policies and programs by providing information, analyses, options, and recommendations.

•Advising the Council fully on the business, finances, and future needs of the City.

•Seeing that all laws, provisions of the City Charter, and acts of the Council are faithfully executed.

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