City's Mission & Vision Statements


Through innovative and dynamic leadership, the City of Manitowoc will effectively manage public resources to enhance the quality of life for the benefit of the entire community by:
  • Embracing the arts, humanities, and cultural diversity
  • Fostering opportunities for economic growth
  • Protecting the safety and well-being of the community
  • Providing a welcome atmosphere for our citizens and visitors
  • Serving the needs of the community with respect and dedication


It is the vision of the City of Manitowoc to be a friendly, culturally diverse, and economically vibrant community that embraces the arts and humanities and that preserves the best of small town life on the lakeshore, including health, long life, beauty, comfort, and safety.


City Hall
900 Quay St.
Manitowoc, WI 54220


Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm