Mission, VIsion and Values


The mission of Routt County is to efficiently deliver a balance of public services and infrastructure to provide a safe and healthy place to live for present and future generations.


Routt County seeks to be an innovative, regional leader delivering exceptional services, enhancing quality of life and fostering an atmosphere where citizens and businesses can thrive.


Trust:  We believe in promoting a mutual understanding of expectations based on consistent leadership, professionalism, integrity, respect, and appropriate confidentiality. 
IntegrityWe believe in acting with sound moral principles by being consistently honest, responsible, accountable, and respectful.

Effectiveness:  We believe in performing in a productive and proficient manner that results in consistently achieving expected and measurable outcomes. 
Efficiency:  We believe in obtaining the best possible outcome in the least wasteful manner by maintaining dynamic, relevant policies and procedures while consistently supporting a quality workforce.
Fiscal Responsibility:  We believe we are obligated 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.