Fiscally Responsible Government
Operating a fiscally-responsible government entity involves the embodiment of general principles of accountability and transparency into a system of decision-making. The sense of “public trust” prevails over the individual interests of a system’s professionals, executives or elected officials. The amalgamation of checks, balances, and controls provides the expectations for public stewardship and reinforces the City’s commitment to continuous improvement. The ultimate measure of success for Pearland should be how well we account for the use of public funds, and what returns on investment our citizens realize over time.