Mission, Vision & Core Values

Mission

To enhance Salem County residents’ quality of life by ensuring the safety, prosperity and wellness of our communities through responsive, innovation and fiscally responsible actions.

Vision

To provide the citizens of Salem County the highest quality of life by promoting: Public Safety; Fiscal Responsibility; Economic Development; Culture and Diversity; Health and Education; and Preservation of Natural Resources. We the freeholders will achieve these goals by embracing our core values.

Core Values

County Residents
We will ensure public trust through honesty, fairness, consistency, follow-through and our continued commitment to the County’s culture and diversity.

Fiscal Responsibility
We will prudently manage County financial resources.

Public Safety
We will adhere to a plan that ensures safe communities now and for future generations resulting in a higher quality of life for Salem County residents.

Health
We will provide accessible healthcare and promote wellness for all county residents.

Economic Development
We will deliver innovative actions designed to grow a vibrant local and regional economy while preserving our natural resources.