Vision Alamance


County Vision:

Alamance County is a cohesive community with a thriving economy that balances respect for our rural history with thoughtful growth and development.

County Mission:

Alamance County effectively provides its citizens with high quality public services, the tools for successful economic development, and a responsive, transparent government that supports the community as the preferred place to live, work, and play.


Action Pillars – Decision Making Priorities

Preserving Agriculture

A vibrant, protected rural economy supporting locally owned and operated farms.

World Class Education

A commitment to world-class education to encourage a prosperous community and individual success for all from cradle to career.

Smart Growth and Development

Planned growth that strikes a balance between a thriving economy and an appreciation of natural and agricultural resources.

Public Health and Safety

Develop and implement activities that provide for the well-being of all citizens in a responsive, respectful and engaged manner.

Government Accountability and Resource Management

A commitment to provide leadership through innovative and effective management. Promote trust by providing transparency, openness and appreciating citizen concerns.


Our Core Values Are:

Respect: we treat everyone with politeness, dignity, and compassion at all times.
Honesty: we will be fair and straightforward, acting with integrity in all situations.
Accountability: we are responsible for all our actions and interactions with each other and the public.
Golden Rule: we treat others as we would like to be treated. “Be Nice.”
Commitment: we will serve the citizens of Alamance County with fairness and equity.


The Strategic Planning Committee is currently working with departments to complete the comprehensive strategic plan.

Please use the links above to find more information on our process!