Ouray Community Vision Statement
Ouray is a family-oriented city with a strong sense of community and pride in its history. It enjoys a high quality environment, natural beauty and resources, historic character, social diversity and active community involvement. Its residents want to ensure that those unique attributes not be jeopardized, and that development and growth occur in a manner that protect and preserves Ouray's assets.
Ouray's residents recognize the need for a balanced and diverse economy. They want to maintain the current qualities that make Ouray a desirable and affordable place to live, play, and raise a family, while enhancing its public facilities and services.
The citizens of Ouray wish to provide for orderly and managed growth with respect for capacity and quality of the natural environment to improve and expand community functions and services, and to protect and enhance the historic character and the quality of life in Ouray.
City Council Mission
As representatives of the people, we shall be accountable and effective guardians of the public trust and resources. We are committed to the provision of effective and efficient public services designed to enhance the quality of life of the citizens of our community. We shall conduct the affairs of our City openly and ethically and manage our growth and development in a manner that respects our environment and preserves the unique character and identity of our community. We shall serve our citizens through the development and implementation of plans and partnerships that provide quality facilities, services and programs for a diverse, vibrant and healthy community for today and into the future.
City Strategic Plan
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