Village's Vision, Mission & Values

OUR VISION

Glen Ellyn is a welcoming, engaged community where people want to live thanks to our vibrant downtown, diverse cultural offerings and exciting recreational opportunities — all provided in a safe, attractive environment for residents and visitors.

OUR MISSION

Our mission is to support a high quality of life in Glen Ellyn. We do this through the equitable delivery of reliable, cost-effective services and by promoting a community of trust, respect and citizen involvement.

OUR VALUES

RESPECT
Honor each person, treat everyone with dignity and value their individuality 

ACCOUNTABILITY  
Commit to action and accountability to achieve successful results

LEADERSHIP
Guide and facilitate others to make a positive difference in the community

PRINCIPLES OF SERVICE
Serve the needs of the community with professionalism and courtesy

DIVERSITY, QUALITY AND INCLUSIVITY
Provide equal opportunities for participation in all community activities and initiatives

BEST FOR THE COMMUNITY
Work on behalf of community interests, not individual interest

TRUST
Earn trust through reliability, honesty and effectiveness