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The Town of Leland Prioritizes Investments in Infrastructure Improvements, Public Safety, and Emergency Preparedness.

In alignment with the Town of Leland's strategic priorities for the future, the budget for fiscal year 2024-2025 prioritizes investments in infrastructure improvements, Public Safety, and emergency preparedness. Considering the external effects of the economy, regulatory changes, identified community needs, and desire to complete projects, the budget represents thoughtful consideration and conservative planning so the Town can fulfill its obligations to residents, meet established goals, and remain fiscally healthy. 

Town Council Vision Statements for FY2024-2025 Budget

Click on the categories below to view the Town Council vision statements.

  • Be a workplace that attracts high performers of various backgrounds who value learning, innovation, and service excellence. 
  • Be a community that is transparent, fair, and fiscally responsible with the Town's resources to ensure the future sustainability of the Town and its citizens. 
  • Be a governing body that proactively educates and communicates with the public, and municipal, county, and state officials. 
  • Be the safest southeastern North Carolina Town through preventative and responsive emergency services and citizen engagement. 
  • Be a Town well-prepared for, responsive to, and able to recover from natural and man-made hazards. 
  • Be a community that finds opportunities and leverages partnerships to have unique, inviting, and connected gathering places. 
  • Be a community that protects and promotes sustainability for our natural environment, facilities, and parks. 
  • Be a safe and healthy community with fun, accessible, and stimulating recreational and cultural activities for all. 
  • Be a resilient, sustainable, and environmentally conscious community. 
  • Be a community that proactively advocates, accommodates, and plans for safe and accessible pedestrian, vehicular, and multi-modal movement within the transportation network. 
  • Be an inclusive, connected, strong, beautiful, and healthy community comprised of distinct, complementary, and diverse neighborhoods that offer housing options for all residents. 
  • Be a Town well-positioned within the economic and tourism markets of southeastern North Carolina.
  • Be a Town that leverages our proximity to area beaches, blueways, air and nautical ports, rail connections, neighboring municipalities, and institutions of higher learning. 
  • Be a center for advanced, innovative manufacturing and technology employment.