- To provide outstanding services in an efficient, effective, and professional manner
- To be a local government which embraces the changing needs and expectations of our residents
- To protect, maintain, and enhance the City’s public infrastructure by anticipating long-term needs and taking prudent steps to provide for those needs
- To encourage, foster, develop, and utilize a strong volunteer corps in many facets of city government
The vision for the City of Valparaiso is a community of excellence, featuring outstanding and cost-effective municipal services which provide for clean, safe and aesthetically pleasing surroundings with strong, diverse economic and business opportunities.