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Mission and values

The City of Vancouver's mission is to create a great city of communities that cares about our people, our environment, and our opportunities to live, work, and prosper.

The City's values describe the way staff collectively conduct themselves:

  • Responsiveness
    We are responsive to the needs of our citizens and our colleagues.
  • Excellence
    We strive for the best results.
  • Fairness
    We approach our work with unbiased judgement and sensitivity.
  • Integrity
    We are open and honest, and honour our commitments.
  • Leadership
    We aspire to set examples that others will choose to follow.
  • Learning
    We are a learning workplace that grows through our experiences.

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