To preserve and enhance the quality of life for residents, businesses and visitors through outstanding municipal governance and exemplary service to the community.


The City of Rolling Hills Estates is a high-functioning, responsible and innovative organization, which has meaningful, collaborative and professional relationships between the community, City Council and City staff to effectively deliver exceptional municipal services, with the goals to: 

  • Encourage a spirit of community;
  • Maintain a healthy, safe and sustainable environment;
  • Demonstrate exemplary leadership;
  • Enhance the pastoral character of the community by preserving open space and promoting the equestrian lifestyle;
  • Provide outstanding municipal infrastructure and recreational facilities for the benefit of the public;
  • Achieve operational efficiencies through the contracting services model;
  • Support and attract businesses and retailers.


  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Respectfulness, Responsiveness and Professionalism
  • Fiscal and Environmental Responsibility
  • Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Public Engagement
Adopted September 12, 2017