Robert (Bob) Murnane
Henderson City Manager
Office Telephone: (702) 267-2080
Office Fax: (702) 267-2081
Robert (Bob) Murnane was appointed City Manager for the city of Henderson in August 2015. As the city manager, Bob is responsible for the city’s policy direction, strategic planning and oversight of all departments and divisions of the second largest city in the state of Nevada.
Prior to his appointment, Murnane served as Senior Director of the Public Works, Parks and Recreation Department. The two departments were combined in January 2014 for greater efficiency in building and maintaining the city’s infrastructure. He managed several city functions including engineering, facilities management, park planning and maintenance, quality control, recreation programming, support services, survey/right-of-way and traffic services.
Bob is a member of the Executive Advisory Committee of the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada as well as the Technical Advisory Committee of the Regional Flood Control District.
Under his leadership as Public Works Director from May 2001 to January 2014, the department received awards from the Building Managers and Owners Association, the National Society of Professional Engineers and the American Public Works Association for several facilities and programs including the Citywide Energy Performance Contract, Heritage Park Senior Facility and Aquatics Complex, Justice Facility, North Police Station and the Southwest Water Reclamation Facility.
A 1987 civil engineering graduate of the Oregon Institute of Technology, Bob worked in the private sector for various Southern Nevada engineering firms until 1990. He worked for the city of North Las Vegas from 1990 to 1996 before joining the city of Henderson.