Strategic Plan

Our Vision
Durham is the leading city in providing an excellent and sustainable quality of life.

Our Mission
To provide quality services to make Durham a great place to live, work, and play.

One Vision - Five Goals
City of Durham employees work hard every day to provide the quality services that make Durham a great place to live, work, and play. The strategic plan serves as a road map pointing the organization from its firm foundation to become, the leading city in providing an excellent and sustainable quality of life. The five goals provide a great starting place for you to explore and understand the City of Durham’s vision.