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Mayor & Council

Vision and Mission

Our Vision

To be America’s premier community.

Our Mission

Provide services and resources that enhance the quality of life for those who live, learn, work and play in our city.


Safe Community
The City is committed to providing the best public safety services and programs in partnership with our residents and businesses. This includes efficient emergency response, innovative technology, prevention programs, and coordination with other public safety agencies to ensure a safe, secure, and well-informed community.

Strong & Diverse Local Economy
The City is promoted as a destination for new residents, visitors and relocating businesses. Our local economy is enhanced through the pursuit of businesses that leverage local resources, improve intellectual advancement, and provide opportunities and stability for our citizens.

Vibrant Community
Our residents experience a vibrant and rewarding sense of community. Our well-designed city offers recreation, cultural arts, open space, and healthy lifestyle opportunities which are critical components to preserving our community fabric and exceptional quality of life.

Sustainable Practices & Development
The City takes a progressive approach to environmental issues as it looks to promote a more sustainable future. We are committed to the protection of our natural resources and lead by example in the sustainable operation of our facilities and services. The City fosters an ethic of conservation and stewardship throughout our community.

Organizational Excellence
The City ensures the public trust by providing the most effective and efficient services. Excellence in public service is achieved through our commitment to citizen involvement, innovation, continual improvement and achieving meaningful results. To be the premier community we commit to delivering exceptional service to the community we serve.

Living Our Values

We are dedicated to providing effective and timely customer service with courtesy and respect.

We collaborate on common goals for the greater good of our community.

We take ownership of our decisions and responsibility for our actions.

We share information and ideas in a clear, open and timely manner.

We are honest and trustworthy and committed to doing the right thing.