That our citizens and visitors experience better quality of life through the provision of excellent risk reduction and response services.
Preserve the lives, property, and environment for the community we serve.
We appreciate the talents of each person and encourage responsible decision-making at the most appropriate level. We recognize the importance of personal and professional development. We value the citizens and people who live, work, and visit our community.
Compassion: The members of this department value the importance of compassionate care and treatment of all citizens who call for our services.
Integrity: We are honest, accountable, and trustworthy.
Valor: Courageously encountering adversity, accepting responsibility for our actions, and providing respectful and professional conduct to the public, coworkers, and peers.
Creativity: We encourage imaginative problem solving, innovation, resourcefulness, and thought out risk-taking.
Quality: We provide superior services and are committed to continuous improvement. We are attentive to the changing needs of the community we serve.
Respect: We welcome individual and professional differences and treat everyone with dignity, courtesy, and sensitivity.