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Vision & Mission

Anne Arundel County Vision

Our vision is that Anne Arundel County will be the best place to live, work and start a business in the State of Maryland.


Mission of Anne Arundel County

Our mission is to:

  • reduce taxes and fees to encourage economic growth and job creation and to reduce the cost of living and conducting business in the County
  • improve public education by supporting the Anne Arundel County Board of Education, Community College and County Library System and by accelerating construction of smaller, neighborhood schools
  • strengthen public safety by increasing the number of public-safety personnel, improving our law-enforcement and emergency-response infrastructure, and improving levels of compensation
  • reform County Government to make it more efficient, cost effective and customer friendly
  • enhance our natural environment by cleaning up our waterways and protecting our open spaces -
  • improve the quality of life of our citizens by expanding and enhancing our portfolio of recreational, educational and human-services assets and programs,
  • assure that all County services are delivered efficiently, promptly and courteously, and
  • conduct ourselves to the highest standard of ethical conduct.