City Mission & Values

Mission Statement


The purpose of the City of Ellensburg is to provide the citizens of Ellensburg with a variety of services in the most efficient and effective manner possible.

Statement of Values


  • We, the employees of the City of Ellensburg, share a dedication and commitment to providing quality customer service with honesty, integrity, and flexibility.
  • Working as a team, we take pride in providing efficient and effective services for which we are responsible and fiscally accountable.
  • We value a positive attitude, trust, initiative, and compassion with a high standard of professionalism and open communication. We respect diversity and foster a safe environment.
  • In partnership with the community, we are stewards of our unique environment and quality of life.