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OAWD Mission Statement and Values

Mission Statement and Values

The Mission Statement and Values of the Orland-Artois Water District are:


Mission Statement


To deliver a high quality, reliable supply of water and superior customer service at a reasonable price.




Respect customers and pursue public service through open and transparent operations and communications.

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Practice the highest ethical standards and maintain integrity at all levels of the organization.


Ensure public health and safety by conducting operations in strict accordance with all statutory and regulatory requirements.


Achieve high levels of staff professionalism through career development, including training opportunities, and retention of skilled staff with competitive compensation.


Support sustainable resource management through cost effective business practices.


Emphasize internal and external collaboration in pursuing objectives and resolving issues.


Provide leadership and vision in regional water management issues.


Approved by the OAWD Board of Directors, January 2010