The City of Osseo will provide high-quality public services in a cost-effective, responsible, innovative, and professional manner given changing needs and available resources.
We see the City of Osseo as a viable and prosperous community that is responsive to the changing needs and interests of our residents and businesses. This is achieved through fiscal responsibility, economic development, responsible leadership, and community involvement.
The following values are fundamental to the City of Osseo’s success and fulfillment of our mission:
Excellence and Quality in the Delivery of Services
We believe that service to the public is our reason for being and strive to deliver quality services in a highly professional, cost-effective, and efficient manner.
We believe that fiscal responsibility and the prudent stewardship of public funds are essential for citizen confidence in government.
Ethics and Integrity
We believe that ethics and integrity are the foundation blocks of public trust and confidence and that all meaningful relationships are built on these values.
Positive Relations with the Community
We believe that positive relations with the community and public we serve leads to positive, involved, and active citizens.
Open and Honest Communication
We believe that open and honest communication is essential for an informed and involved citizenry and fosters a positive working environment for employees.
Cooperation and Teamwork
We believe that the public is best served when departments, employees, and elected and appointed officials work cooperatively as a team rather than at cross purposes.
Visionary Leadership and Planning
We believe that the very essence of leadership is to be visionary and plan for the future.
We believe that continuous improvement is the mark of professionalism, and we are committed to applying this principle to the services we offer and the development of our employees.