Mission Statement


A leading community in which to live, work, and thrive.


Woodbury will continue to be a leading community where everyone has the opportunity to thrive. Through professionalism, responsive service and leadership, we will strengthen our tradition of public trust and effective resource management.


Exceeding Expectations: Professional - Responsive - Leaders

Critical Success Factors

The City Council has identified six components that are essential to the success of the community. These are the guiding principles that govern the council's strategic planning for Woodbury's future. The six components, together with the result the city wishes to achieve, are:

  1. Safety
  2. Quality of Life
  3. Business Climate
  4. Youth Development & Education
  5. City Services
  6. Environmental Stewardship

Woodbury is a welcoming community where all people feel safe. The city provides professional, effective and compassionate protective services to ensure Public Safety builds a sense of community and supports a high quality of life.