Community Vision and Values


The City of Brighton's vision and values were adopted by Council as part of the 2023 Strategic Planning Process. The vision established the ten-year picture for the City, and the values are the lens through which all city operations are carried out. To see the more short-term goals and tasks that support these vision areas, visit the Strategic Plan Dashboard.


Brighton is a regional destination and is the hub for culture, events, amenities, and core services for the northeastern corridor. We honor our agricultural heritage and embrace our cultural diversity. We value innovation and creativity in building a healthy, safe, active, and engaged community.


We are:

  • Safe
  • Sustainable
  • Intentional
  • Transparent
  • Engaging