Our Mission and Values

Our Mission

The mission of the Town of Corte Madera is to enhance our community's health, safety, and quality of life by serving our residents and businesses through proactive, responsive, and inclusive leadership. We strive to serve our community with courtesy, transparency, and equity. We work to improve the beauty, infrastructure and character of our town in a responsible way that ensures a sustainable, prosperous, and just future for all of Corte Madera.  

Our Values

  • Respectful, responsive, and accessible customer service for all residents  
  • Open and honest communication  
  • Effective teamwork throughout all levels of the Town  
  • Personal and professional growth through awareness and education  
  • Cultivation of volunteerism and community engagement  
  • Recognition and appreciation of diverse viewpoints and perspectives 

The Town believes that mission and values statements guide decision-making, inspire and motivate employees. On May 17, 2022, the Town Council adopted the above mission and values with the vision of guiding employee behavior, from the front lines of the organization to the Town Manager’s office. The Town strives for this mission and these values to set organizational culture for serving everyone in Corte Madera.