Mission & Vision / Strategic Goals

Mission Statement

We provide professional, efficient services to create a lifetime positive difference for our community.


Vision Statement

Mount Vernon is a city that is characterized by a "hometown" atmosphere, where residents and government work together in a trusting environment.


We encourage personal and economic vitality and pride in our accomplishments.


We promote cooperation with our neighbors to create a greater community that is a preferred place to live, work, and play.


Strategic Goals Work Plan

Strategic Goals Chart 2019-2021
2018 Goals
2017 Goals - Year End Report
2016 Goals - Year End Report

2015 Goals - Year End Report