to serve all citizens and the community by providing a clean, safe, healthy, and attractive living and business environment, through the efficient delivery of essential city services in a fiscally responsible and equitable manner.
to identify, plan, and act on opportunities for preserving and improving the quality of life of all of our citizens and community.
We aspire to be the city of choice in western North Carolina for current and future generations—beautiful, clean and safe. We will achieve our vision through:
a healthy economy
a vibrant downtown
extensive recreational and cultural opportunities
We will preserve Lenoir’s friendly, small town atmosphere and celebrate the diversity of our people.