Accessible, responsive leadership—We value and encourage citizen participation. We are accessible, responsive, proactive, and transparent in our actions. We create forward-thinking policies and value new approaches that will make our community a better place for all.
Safeguarding our natural resources—We advocate for the beauty of Canandaigua Lake and the integrity of its watershed. We advance green public infrastructure and initiatives.
Responsible budgeting—We balance maintaining and improving public services with the cost of government, plan for the future, and develop budgets that keep tax rates low and bond ratings strong.
Investments that prioritize our community—We drive economic development that adds meaningful and tangible value for our residents and helps local small businesses thrive. We advocate for living options and programs that help people afford and maintain their homes.
Improving quality of life—We support initiatives that bring people together, welcome newcomers, celebrate diversity, ensure equity, and improve the community’s standard of living. We value our public spaces and historic legacy.