Stewardship: We will act as wise and responsible caretakers and promoters of the financial, constructed, natural, and human resources entrusted to the department.
Innovation: We will embrace new and better ways of achieving quality results through creativity, inventiveness, and adoption of appropriate new technology.
Environmental Responsibility: We will manage water as a limited, but renewable, natural resource, in accordance with regulatory requirements, and through coordination, participation, and education with other stakeholder organizations.
Strategic Thinking: We commit to implementing projects, programs, and processes that promote sustainability and meet the anticipated needs and challenges of the future.
Integrity: We will act in an honest, ethical, professional, and respectful manner with each other and our customers, take personal responsibility, and be accountable for achieving results.
Teamwork: We will promote unity and cooperation among staff, as well as with our customers and stakeholders, in order to meet the common purpose of achieving the mission, vision, and work of the department.