Vision and Mission Statements

GLYNN COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
VISION FOR THE FUTURE
Glynn County will be the nation’s premier, uniquely diverse, most desirable ecofriendly coastal community. We, with our partners, will focus on developing, enhancing, protecting, and promoting:
  • Economic development and international trade
  • 21st Century Education
  • Heritage and History
  • Attractive Gateways and Corridors
  • Leading Edge Government
  • Recreation and Active Lifestyles
  • Integrated Transportation Network
  • Natural Resources and Ecotourism
  • Health and Wellness


MISSION STATEMENTS

GLYNN COUNTY
Historic Court House
Make Glynn County the premier place to live and work in the southeastern United States through the provision of quality services to the citizens, and a safe, harmonious work environment for our employees.

BOARD OF ELECTIONS AND VOTER REGISTRATION
The mission of the Board shall be to serve Glynn County with a secure and effectively managed voter registration and election system dedicated to encouraging maximum participation by all eligible Glynn County residents.

CLERK OF STATE COURT
Provide superior administrative support to State Court through accurate financial accounting, record keeping, court scheduling and good public relations.

CLERK SUPERIOR COURT
To continue to file, maintain, record and preserve all records for present and future generations.

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
To make Glynn County Community Development Department the premier County service department by:
• Being exemplary stewards of the public trust and a model for excellence in government;
• Providing consistent World Class Customer Service by continuously improving our ability to deliver excellent service while focusing on timeliness, courtesy and knowledge of county government;
• Planning responsibly for quality development to meet the needs of a growing, diverse community;
• Developing and promoting policies and regulations with conviction that establishes Glynn County as a first choice location for employment;
• Being responsible protectors of the environment by assessing and improving department processes to address potential adverse environmental impacts and to meet or exceed compliance with environmental laws and regulations;
• Being the Department of choice by attracting and retaining a diverse and well-qualified work force and fostering a superior work environment; and
• Being the recognized standard by which others measure their progress and success.

COOPERATIVE EXTENSION
Working in harmonious partnership with Glynn County staff, the Glynn County University of Georgia Cooperative Extension will emphasize the positive attributes of the county through the provision of quality service and research based programming in the areas of agriculture, natural resources and environment, family and consumer science, and 4-H youth development.

COUNTY ADMINISTRATION
The mission of County Administration is to serve in a support role to the Board of Commissioners on policy matters, to provide guidance to county departments regarding day to day operations, to develop short and long range plans that will improve the effectiveness and efficiency of County Government and to respond to the needs and concerns of the citizens of Glynn County.

COUNTY ATTORNEY
To provide expert legal advice and counsel to the Chairman and the Board of Commissioners, County Manager, Chief of Police, department heads, constitutional officers and various county committees and boards, and to provide quality legal representation for Glynn County as to all issues.

COUNTY CLERK
To protect the integrity and accuracy of the records of the Glynn County Board of Commissioners while serving the general public, County staff, and other governmental agencies in a courteous, professional and timely manner.

COUNTY CORONER
The mission of the Glynn County Coroner’s Office is to provide responsible death investigations and quality services to the citizens.

CUSTOMER SERVICE
Our mission is to provide excellent customer service to the citizens of Glynn County by responding to their needs and concerns in timely and informative manner, to effectively achieve a high level of quality and efficiency in our efforts to maintain the best of class service for our citizens.

ENGINEERING SERVICES

The Department of Engineering Services mission is to serve the citizens of Glynn County by delivering quality Engineering, Surveying, Inspections and Project Management support through the efficient use of available manpower and resources to enhance the quality of life within Glynn County.

FINANCE DEPARTMENT
To maintain the County’s overall financial stability through sound financial planning and management. The Department is committed to the highest standards of accountability, accuracy, timeliness, professionalism and innovation in providing financial services that meet the expectations of those we serve.

FIRE DEPARTMENT
To protect life and property of the citizens and visitors of Glynn County by providing technically advanced Emergency Medical, Fire Suppression, Education and Prevention Services in the most cost effective and customer service oriented manner from a trained staff of professionals while recognizing our personnel as the key to our success.

GLYNN-BRUNSWICK 911 CENTER
Through understanding, courtesy and respect, the Glynn-Brunswick 911 Center provides superior public safety dispatch services in a timely, precise and skilled manner, while maintaining a calm, professional and compassionate attitude. With continued education and commitment to excellence, we can save lives, protect property and proudly know that we have made a difference serving as the vital link to emergency services.

HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
The mission of the Glynn County Human Resources Department is to design, develop and deliver proactive human resources programs, services, rewards and opportunities that attract and retain a diverse and highly qualified work force. We will do this in a consistent, knowledgeable, and compassionate manner that will ensure customer satisfaction.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT
To provide quality information Technology services to employees and to citizens in a manner that is efficient and effective for the present and prepares the way for the future.

JUVENILE COURT
To provide services to the citizens of Glynn County as a Court of Record to accept complaints regarding juveniles under the age of seventeen alleging deprivation, delinquency, unruliness, or traffic offenses and to adjudicate the controversies raised by those petitions according to law.

MAGISTRATE COURT
The Judges and Staff of the Magistrate Court of Glynn County are committed to providing the citizens of this County and State equal access to the protections and to the remedies of this Court which they seek to avail themselves, without regard to race, creed, gender and/or standing in the community.

POLICE DEPARTMENT
To provide professional law enforcement services in the unincorporated area of Glynn County to protect life and property; to work with the community to maintain the peace, control crime, and to promote public safety through law enforcement and educational opportunities.

PROBATE COURT
To pursue the highest standards of service in the Probate Court through a commitment to honesty, integrity and accuracy.

PROPERTY APPRAISAL OFFICE
Maintain a modern assessment office, which provides for fair and equitable property valuations along with exceptional customer service to each taxpayer of Glynn County.


PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
The mission of the Public Works Department is to provide service to the citizens of Glynn County by maintaining and improving Glynn County roads, rights-of-way, drainage systems, and traffic signs/signals; provision of mosquito control services and delivery of fleet support services for all County vehicles and equipment.

RECREATION AND PARKS DEPARTMENT
The mission of the Recreation and Parks Department is to provide quality year-round recreational activities, facilities and services that are safe, fun and enhance the quality of life for all Glynn County citizens.

SOLICITOR OF STATE COURT
The mission of the Solicitor of State Court is to prosecute all misdemeanor cases assigned to the Solicitor’s office in an efficient and professional manner while following the Law and respecting the rights of all parties concerned: the victims, law enforcement officers and defendants.

STATE COURT JUDGE
Make Glynn County State Court the most efficient operating court system. To provide good communicational skills to the public.

TAX COMMISSIONER
The Georgia Constitution mandates the Office of the Tax Commissioner. This Office neither makes laws nor sets policies. This office safeguards tax receipts of Glynn County. This office complies with all Constitutional laws of Georgia pertaining to the Tax Commissioners Office, as well as state and local legislation and regulations.