In an effort to best serve our community, residents and businesses, the City of Hastings “Core Values”, were adopted by the City Council on March 15, 2010 to guide everything we do.
We value and promote participation and interactions with citizens and staff. We will seek to assure timely and open communications while providing background and context for the decisions that are made.
We recognize the importance of providing timely, courteous and respectful service to the public and to one another. We will seek to serve the public and other employees in a constructive, creative and practical manner.
Respect for Resources
We recognize the value of using all City resources in an efficient and effective manner. We will seek to utilize City resources to serve the common good of all.
We are committed to protecting and promoting the unique characteristics of our community, including its history and scenic beauty. We will seek to infuse enthusiasm and enjoyment into our daily interactions with citizens, visitors and other employees.