Our vision, mission, core values, and goals provide the foundation for our organization. These critical elements describe who we are, what we want to achieve, and what will guide our approach to business on a daily basis. The Agency Strategic Plan is intended to provide the framework to incorporate these concepts into specific programs and projects based on the following:
To manage the region's water resources for the common benefit to assure stability in the sustained use by the citizens we serve
To become a recognized and respected leader in the community we serve through demonstrated knowledge, integrity and the quality of our actions.
Our Core Values
Service to the Community
Innovation and Creativity
Employee Growth and Reward
Develop sound fiscal and organizational policies that allow the Agency to be effective, innovative and responsive.
Manage water resources through or in conjunction with the State Water Project to meet future demands while maintaining independence during periods of water shortages.
Coordinate efforts to maintain adequate water quality so that groundwater is safe for drinking and other beneficial uses.
Develop public awareness so that individuals and stakeholder organizations support our efforts and understand their role in contributing to the Agency’s mission.
Advance scientific understanding of the region’s water resources to support efficient management of water resources.
Promote efficient use of the region’s water resources through regional conservation programs.