Mission, Goals & Values
We are an organization that strives to provide a healthy, safe quality of life, balancing the needs of our residents with the expectations of our visitors, and providing open, clear, accurate communication.
VisionDestin is a unique family-friendly coastal city rooted in a rich fishing tradition, offering economic diversity with an inviting natural environment, beautiful white beaches and emerald green waters.
ValuesTransparency: We value transparency (in our decision-making and actions) and our responsibility to provide accessible government, accountability, and open lines of communication between our organization and the community.
Teamwork: We value a team environment based on mutual respect. We place great emphasis on informality, humility, collaboration, a ready sense of humor, and a caring attitude.
Integrity: We value integrity, adhering to strong moral and ethical principles, through honest and impartial decision-making at every level of the organization.
Professionalism: We value professionalism that incorporates objective analysis and respect for the experience and diverse opinions of all members of our organization and the community.
Stewardship: Through responsible planning and management, we demonstrate our respect for our natural, financial, and human resources.
Strategic Goals 2021
- Financially sound city providing service excellence.
- World-class beach, fishing and harbor.
- Improved mobility and connectivity.
- High quality of life and safety for families.
- Quality development and revitalization.