Core Value: Fiscal Responsibility

Routt County Core Value #5



Fiscal Responsibility - An obligation to be accountable to the fiscal policies of Routt County by balancing efficiency and flexibility with budgetary discipline, while seeking sustainable resources, practicing long-term planning and prudent use of debt.


  1. Trust
  2. Integrity
  3. Effectiveness
  4. Efficiency
  5. Fiscal Responsibility

What are we doing?


We strive to be fiscally responsible by using rigorous discipline in the management of budget and program productivity, being fiscally accountable to Routt County citizens, using best practices for the development and expenditures of budgetary appropriations, communicating general reasons for management and budget decisions, and holding employees accountable for individual productivity.

Learn more about all of Routt County's Core Values.