Dear Fountain Valley Residents,
I am honored and humbled to greet you as the newly elected Mayor of our “Nice Place to Live”. It is with great enthusiasm and a deep sense of responsibility that I take on this role, and I am committed to serving each and every one of you with dedication and integrity.
First and foremost, I want to express my gratitude to the citizens of Fountain Valley for placing their trust in me. The faith you have shown in my ability to lead our community is both inspiring and motivating. I understand the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead, and I am eager to work collaboratively with you to make our City an even better place to live, work, and play.
As your new Mayor, my priorities include:
1. Community Engagement: I believe that a strong and vibrant community is built on the active participation of its residents. I am committed to fostering open communication and collaboration. Your input and ideas are invaluable, and I encourage you to share your thoughts on how we can enhance our City together. Look for regular video communications, a City Podcast and Town Halls.
2. Innovation: Innovation lies at the heart of progress, driving positive change and shaping the future. As the new Mayor of our City, I am wholeheartedly committed to fostering a culture of innovation that propels us into a dynamic and forward-thinking era. Embracing technological advancements, creative solutions, and collaborative approaches, we will cultivate an environment where fresh ideas flourish and where the spirit of entrepreneurship is encouraged.
3. Fiscal Responsibility: Fiscal responsibility is a cornerstone of effective governance, and as your new Mayor, I am dedicated to upholding the principles of sound financial management. It is crucial that we approach budgeting and expenditure with transparency, accountability, and a focus on long-term sustainability.
4. Embrace Diversity: Embracing diversity is not just a value; it is a guiding principle that shapes the very fabric of our community. As your Mayor, I am deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment where the richness of our differences is celebrated and valued. Our City is a mosaic of cultures, backgrounds, and perspectives, and it is in this diversity that we find our strength and vitality.
I am excited about the possibilities that lie ahead for our city, and I am confident that together, we can build a brighter future. My door is always open, and I welcome your thoughts, concerns, and ideas. Let us embark on this journey together, as one united community.
Thank you for the trust you have placed in me. I look forward to serving you and working collaboratively to make Fountain Valley the best it can be.
Glenn Grandis, Mayor of Fountain Valley