Glen Ellyn is a welcoming, engaged community where people want to live thanks to our vibrant downtown, diverse cultural offerings and exciting recreational opportunities — all provided in a safe, attractive environment for residents and visitors.
Our mission is to support a high quality of life in Glen Ellyn. We do this through the equitable delivery of reliable, cost-effective services and by promoting a community of trust, respect and citizen involvement.
RESPECT Honor each person, treat everyone with dignity and value their individuality
ACCOUNTABILITY Commit to action and accountability to achieve successful results
LEADERSHIP Guide and facilitate others to make a positive difference in the community
PRINCIPLES OF SERVICE Serve the needs of the community with professionalism and courtesy
DIVERSITY, EQUITY AND INCLUSIVITY Provide equal opportunities for participation
BEST FOR THE COMMUNITY Work on behalf of community interests, not individual interest
TRUST Earn trust through reliability, honesty and effectiveness