Goals and Values

Vision Statement

To embark on a course keeled by strong leadership dedicated to developing long-range plans and strategies that provide for movement, growth, and improvement of life in Colton.

Mission Statement

"The City of Colton will provide excellent service to all customers both within and outside the City. Life in Colton - whether it be to live, work, play, or visit – will be continually enhanced through the provision of a sustainable economic base, founded on entrepreneurial growth, and a commitment to striving for the best in our people, our resources and ourselves".


  • Financial strength
  • Focus on customer service
  • Cost-effective and efficient operations
  • An organizational environment of trust an innovation
  • Promotion of "team Colton"
  • Provide a safe and livable city

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