code of ethics
CODE OF ETHICS
(City Council, Boards, Commissions, Committees)
DECLARATION OF POLICY
It is the policy of the City of Palm Bay to uphold, promote, and demand ethical conduct from its elected and appointed public officials. The citizens and businesses of Palm Bay are entitled to have fair, ethical, and accountable local government.
As members of the City Council, we recognize the importance of codifying and making known to the general public the ethical principles and law that guide the work of elected officials and members of appointed boards, commissions, and committees (public officials). Public officials are to maintain the highest standards of personal integrity, truthfulness, and fairness in carrying out their public duties.
In order to fulfill this mission, the City of Palm Bay hereby adopts a Code of Ethics for public officials to assure public confidence in the integrity of local government and its effective and fair operation.
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