The city government and administrative office is home to the following departments and staff and is located at:

The City Administrator shall plan, direct, and coordinate, through appointed department heads, the various services and activities as determined by the Board of Commissioners in accordance with the City's Municipal Code.

The City Finance Officer is responsible for the financial administration of city revenues and expenses. Municipal elections and voter registration are also available through the Finance Office.

General customer service, permits, planning and zoning, and licensing applications are handled by the administrative and finance departments.

The Police department’s primary charge is to protect the lives and property of Summerset and to preserve and protect the peace, security, safety, and welfare of the state and its people.