Our Core Values

The City of Opelika is a diverse and high performing organization. Our values are at the core of what we do. They define who we are, our culture and provide us with a set of basic prinicples by which we work.

We strive for excellence in all areas of public service each and every day by listenting to our citizens and working to improve processes.

We suceed, learn and work together to achieve our goals. we support and encourage staff growth and development in a fair, respectful and inclusive environment.

We maintain a strong ethical compass and a solid sense of integrity in both our leadership and employees.

We work toward creative and practical solutions and are driven by continuous improvement.

We take pride in all we do, communicate effectively and project a positive image to our citizens and our community.

We are excellent stewards of public resources and are accountable to the fiscal policies of the City of Opelika by balancing efficiency and flexibility with budgetary discipline.