It is the mission of the City Council of the City of Mont Belvieu to serve the citizens with honesty, diligence, courage, and sacrifice. We shall continually recognize that we are vested with a sacred trust of the people and must never compromise our principles or condone any act considered unjust or unfair. We must strive to exercise leadership not only in what we do but in how we do it. Through all our actions we shall continually strive to maintain the highest degree of public confidence and will serve with faithfulness and efficiency. In all respects, we will be unequivocal in observance of the law, and even where the law is permissive we will choose the course of highest integrity.