In cooperation with the citizens of Goochland, we the Elected Officials, Board and Commission Members, and all of the Employees of the County do affirm our dedication to preserving, enhancing, and perpetuating the unique rural and economic union of our County. We seek always to provide excellence in education, public safety, public health, and social services, both now and in the future.
1. We value the participation of each citizen in all aspects of administering the County Government. Drawing upon the skills and knowledge of our County residents will ensure that all decisions are made in the best interest of the people.
2. Every citizen is entitled to the utmost respect and appreciation for their involvement in County activities.
3. The management of people's money is a public trust, and government activities must be conducted in a sound and prudent manner to achieve the most effective use of our fiscal resources.