Important Update:

Rural Road between Apache Boulevard and Broadway Road will be closed in both directions from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 20 for Union Pacific Railroad work, info here.

Mission and Values

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City of Tempe Mission . . .

Tempe creates outstanding value for those we serve through shared vision, superior service and sustainable practices.

City of Tempe Values . . .
People ~
We appreciate the talents of each person and encourage responsible decision making at
the most appropriate level. We recognize the importance of personal and professional

Integrity ~
We are honest, accountable and trustworthy.

Respect ~
We welcome individual and professional differences and treat everyone with dignity,
courtesy and sensitivity.

Openness ~
We are accessible and work as a team by sharing information, ideas, resources and

Creativity ~
We encourage imaginative problem solving, innovation, resourcefulness and responsible
risk taking.

Quality ~
We provide superior services and are committed to continuous improvement.
We are attentive to the changing needs of the people we serve.

Diversity ~
We promote diversity in the workforce to meet the needs of a diverse community.
We recognize that with diversity comes strength.