2035 Vision Statement

Seward County is a pro-active and collaborative area with vibrant, welcoming, family-friendly, and safe communities, recognized for pillars of strength in agriculture, arts and culture, business, education, entrepreneurship, government, and healthcare.

We are a destination location for businesses, visitors, and residents within the greater metropolitan area and an active partner in the region.

Our residents enjoy picturesque and diverse neighborhoods, viable main streets, outstanding recreational opportunities, active civic life, faith-based living, and quality housing and employment choices.

The private and public sectors are united and citizens are engaged for the betterment of all Seward County.

Guiding Principles

We are guided by:

Integrity – We are open, honest and hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards.

Respect – We treat everyone with courtesy, equity, and fairness.

Leadership – We understand the importance of engaged leadership and that leadership must transition to ensure the vision continues for future generations.

Giving/Philanthropy – We are caring and generous. We encourage giving freely and helping those in need. We champion volunteerism for its powerful contribution to our area.

Planning for Our Future – We acknowledge the importance of a shared vision and being intentional about planning our future. We believe our collective efforts will be sustainable for the long-term betterment of all Seward County.


Click here to view the 2020-2022 SCCDP Strategic Plan