Vision, Mission & Values


A livable Pierce County where people choose to live, work, and play.


Pierce County delivers essential, customer-focused government services with innovation and passion.


Public Service

  • Increase Customer Satisfaction
  • Increase Partnerships

Financial Stewardship

  • Improve Resource Allocation Decisions
  • Leverage Resources to Increase Capacity

Service Delivery

  • Improve Strategic Planning
  • Improve Service Delivery
  • Increase Use of Tools

Organizational Capacity

  • Strengthen Employee Safety and Wellness Programs
  • Increase Employee Engagement


The following are the values established by the management group.
  • Innovation - Thinking outside the box; trying better ways to accomplish a goal
  • Integrity - Open, ethical, honest and fair in all we do, and words and deeds match up
  • Public Service - Focus on providing the customer service and acting as good stewards of public resources
  • Respect - Show regard or consideration for someone's rights or opinions, as well as a variety of cultures / lifestyles
  • Teamwork - Cooperative effort by a group or team