City of Mercer Island, Washington - Home City of Mercer Island, Washington - Home Facebook Twitter YouTube
advanced search | site map
Back to City Manager

Meet the City Manager
Meet the Assistant to the City Manager
Mission Vision Values
Council Priority Projects
City Manager Reports
City Budget
City Communications
Performance Measures
Economic Development
City Code
Meet the City's Leadership Team
​City Code of Ethics
Professional Organizations & Affliations
Q&A of the Day

Agendas & Minutes
Staff Directory

9611 SE 36th Street
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Phone: 206.275.7660
Fax: 206.275.7663
Contact: City Manager
Hours: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm (Mon - Fri)
Notify me by Email
​City Code of Ethics

Promoting high ethical standards and being accountable to those we serve, assures that our community can trust us. Our mission vision values, adopted by the Cityís Leadership Team in 2010, provides a solid framework for expectations.ensues
As City employees and public servants to the Mercer Island community, we conduct ourselves with honesty and integrity and we strive to do what is best in the publicís interest.  An Employee Code of Ethics guides employees and supports a culture based on transparency, honesty, integrity, and commitment.
Many of our employees are also guided by ethical codes and standards unique to their professions. Listed below are professions that have specific codes of ethics or rules of professional conduct. 
City Manager and Assistant City Manager
International City/County Management Association (ICMA)
City Attorney
Washington State Courts
City Clerk
International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC)

Development Services Director and City Planners
American Planning Association (APA)
Building Official
International Code Council

Finance Director and Staff
Government Finance Officers Association
Fire Chief
International Association of Fire Chiefs
National Society of Executive Fire Officers

Human Resources Director
Society for Human Resource Management
Police Chief
International Association of Chiefs of Police
Public Works Director & Staff
American Public Works Association
American Water Works Association
International Society of Arboriculture
Professional Engineers
Washington State Administrative Code (Chapter 196-27A WAC)
The City takes violations of its Code of Ethics seriously. If you would like to report a violation or complaint of a City employee or official, please contact the City Manager, City Attorney or Mayor at (206) 275-7660.


City of Mercer Island Washington | All Rights Reserved © 2018| Privacy Policy | printer friendly version Printer friendly version | Site by