The Office of the City Secretary serves as a partner in democracy and is committed to quality customer service, innovation, easy access to public records, comprehensive use of resources, and records management by:

Working together to ensure the City Council, the Mayor and City staff serve the community with openness and integrity.
Providing professional and courteous customer service.
Ensuring the legislative process including City elections, City Council and commission meetings are open and public.
Providing access to complete and accurate public information.
Reporting and preserving the history of the City in a fair and impartial manner.
Promoting voter registration and participation through non-partisan public outreach