Vision, Mission, Values

Our Vision

Proud of Cochrane’s heritage, embracing our future, we are a dynamic organization creating municipal excellence.

Our Mission

To protect and promote Cochrane as a unique community through our dedication to public service.

Corporate Values

Our corporate values describe how we will act while accomplishing our vision and mission. This is the way we do our business and the principles that guide our daily behaviour (listed alphabetically).

Principles Daily Behavior
Accountability We conduct ourselves with integrity in a responsible manner to build trust and confidence.  
Continuous Learning and Development We acquire ongoing success and personal growth through continual learning and development.  
Customer Service We serve the public interest with a positive attitude.  
Fun We believe that the use of respectful humour, laughter and plain old fun are important and that it contributes to our individual and organizational well-being.  
Healthy and Safe Working Environment We enhance the quality of life by minimizing risk and creating an environment where people are valued as individuals.  
Innovation We are a creative leading-edge organization that embraces new ideas and new technologies. 
Open Communication We communicate openly, respectfully and promptly. 
Participation We achieve productivity and success through involvement, teamwork and recognition.