The city of Sebastian, Fla., elected officials, volunteer board and advisory committee members, in addition to all employees are committed to making Sebastian one of the most desirable cities in the state of Florida to live. The city s mission is to achieve this by implementing strategies that build on work that has already been started. Each department of the city of Sebastian develops and accepts responsibility for specific action steps designed to achieve its portion of the mission. The city will review its mission statement annually and measure its progress periodically based on completion of specific goals set forth in the annual budgeting process. The final measure of success will be realization of the city of Sebastian's mission. Sebastian City Hall employs nearly 150 people.