The City of Bonney Lake is the fifth largest city in Pierce County and has been one of the faster growing cities in Washington State. The area was established in 1853, but not incorporated until 1949 with just 327 residents. Today, Bonney Lake is home to more than 20,500 residents, with a service population well in excess of 25,000. With our natural beauty, lakes and streams, and our friendly people, Bonney Lake is a wonderful place to live, work, shop or play.
The City of Bonney Lake is a balanced community with a residential character that conserves natural amenities while supporting a diverse mix of economic activities. The community provides places for children and residents to meet and socialize, and is a center for diverse cultural and social opportunities such as theater, art, social organization meetings and celebrations. The City promotes a safe, attractive and healthful living environment for residents' various physical, educational, economic and social activities while maintaining an adequate tax base to provide a high level of accountable, accessible, and efficient local government services. The City is an active participant in interlocal and regional services and planning organizations.
Our Core Values
We are a team of dedicated professionals who respect our community and one another. We serve the public need with integrity, and will be held accountable for our actions. We choose to be united in our service to each other and our citizens. Below are a list of six core values that we encourage all our employees to embrace.
Professionalism – Being ambassadors of the City by providing expert service delivery.
Service – Giving helpful assistance or advice to our customers.
Accountability - Performing the duties of my position in a responsible way.
Respect – Fairly considering the rights, opinions and ideas of others.
Integrity – Acting in harmony with the laws and values of the City. Teamwork – Working together to best serve the community.
It is our intention that the qualified applicant will embrace these values as well.