Relentless in Our Pursuit of Good so that Our Employees, Residents, and Businesses* Can Enjoy a Life Better than They Can Even Imagine.
*Whether you call Sugar Land home for a lifetime, as a business owner, or just for a weekend, you are a Sugar Lander to us.
Sugar Land has always been a trailblazing city - fearlessly forging new paths and surpassing expectations while delivering top-tier services to our residents. According to our last Citizen Satisfaction Survey, 95% of residents love calling Sugar Land home and 10% say that nothing would make their lives better than it already is.
Yet, we know that we cannot rely on accomplishments of the past to ensure future success. Every city has a lifecycle and we are facing ours - right now.
History has plenty of cautionary tales about organizations that didn't feel they needed to evolve, resulting in their slow slip into irrelevancy. This is not a path we want Sugar Land to take. We aspire to be more like Amazon and Apple – ambitious, innovative, forward-thinking, and obsessed with making the world better.
A strategic vision
So how are we going to catch that next big wave to get from where we are today to where we need to be tomorrow? Big picture, we are going to focus on eight Strategic Outcome Areas outlined by our City Council.
As a community rooted in entrepreneurial spirit with a non-stop focus on the future, we want to be a city that the private sector looks to for inspiration. We aren’t going to just chase other cities, we are going to chase dreams – yours and those of your children and grandchildren. We are committed to never resting on our laurels. In all of our efforts, we are extremely excited about what is next.
Trailblazers - now and into the future
We are calling ourselves to be trailblazers, relentless in our pursuit of good so that our residents and employees can enjoy a life better than they can even imagine.
means to us
World Class Services, Belonging, Happiness & Fulfillment
Obsessed with Community, Meaning & Legacies
Stewarding Your Investments in Family
Proactive & Relentless in our Work for You
Willing to Risk Change & Failure So We Can Reinvent & Reimagine
A City the Private Sector Looks to For Inspiration
Unorthodox in Recognizing Our Employees So Boldy
Will you J O I N U S ?
Small steps - like welcoming a new neighbor to the neighborhood, making an effort to get to know others from different backgrounds, participating in neighborhood events, such as block parties or community gatherings, and extending a helping hand to your neighbors when they need it are all examples of trailblazing.
Trailblazing is also being an involved resident in the issues that affect your everyday life. It means sharing your community improvement ideas with city staff, and showing up to express your thoughts on those issues that you support - not just oppose.
Sugar Land will not be left behind. With unwavering determination, we are trailblazing a path to a vibrant future, where innovation and progress thrive.
The possibilities are endless. Together, we can ensure a bright future in Sugar Land.