In 2001, the City of Richland began a journey toward becoming a values-based organization, with less reliance on policies and rules. To further this effort, municipal staff and the City Council
have embraced the following values:
- Teamwork: We will work together, demonstrating collaboration through mutual reliability, openness and flexibility to accomplish our goals.
- Integrity: We will demonstrate an uncompromising allegiance to the core values of honesty, respect for others, loyalty, consistency, accountability and sincerity.
- Excellence: We will deliver a superior level of commitment, responsiveness, performance and provision of services to all, with the attitude that everything is worth our best effort.
Richland is a progressive, safe and family-friendly community that welcomes diversity. It is noted for excellence in:
- Citizen participation
This dynamic city, situated on two rivers, actively supports opportunities for economic development that are in harmony with the area's unique natural resources.
Learn more about the Richland Police Department values by reading their mission statement