OUR VISION FOR THE FUTURE IS
To make Woodland a premier place to live, work and conduct business.
We will achieve this by
Providing Woodland with ethical, dynamic and effective leadership that is responsive to the community, establishes clear direction and priorities and models the Values and Mission in support of our common Vision.
Making Woodland an employer of choice with staff who are motivated, well-trained, collaborative, innovative, and appropriately recognized and rewarded.
Partnering with residents, businesses and property owners to become a destination community with a vibrant downtown and a variety of entertainment venues.
Implementing policies to ensure that Woodland is a well-balanced and well-planned community with thriving businesses, attractive neighborhoods and high quality educational opportunities.
Conducting our work in a manner that supports Woodland as an environmentally sustainable community with well-maintained facilities and modernized infrastructure.
Building on Woodland’s proud heritage as a historical and agricultural community.
AS AN ORGANIZATION, THE CITY OF WOODLAND VALUES
TRUST AND INTEGRITY which we demonstrate by following through on our commitments, duties and responsibilities.
COURTESY AND RESPECT for everyone that we come into contact with, including our customers and fellow employees.
TEAMWORK as the most efficient and effective means to conduct the public’s business.
OUR EMPLOYEES as we work together to ensure that all our colleagues are respected, valued and rewarded.
QUALITY CUSTOMER SERVICE that is both respectful and responsive to external and internal requests.
OPEN, HONEST AND CLEAR COMMUNICATION with our community and within our organization.
LONG-TERM FISCAL STABILITY ensured by implementation of prudent financial practices and evaluation of our performance.
VOLUNTEERISM AND CIVIC INVOLVEMENT demonstrated through our commitment to work with community organizations, neighborhood groups and individuals dedicated to public service.
WOODLAND’S DIVERSITY, HERITAGE AND CHARACTER as a peaceful, safe, close knit and historic community.
“Our Mission is to anticipate and implement a balance of services essential for a high quality of life through leadership, innovation, and commitment to our community.”