Malaybalay as a peaceful, just a nd united community of God-fearing people; progressive, self-reliant and enjoying the fullness of life in an ecologically-balanced environment, with a well developed livelihood based on agriculture and agro-forest industrial center.
In order to ensure the well-being of its people, the City Government of Malaybalay shall promote social justice, provide basic services, ensure proper management and utilization of its natural resources, increase agricultural production and productivity, encourage business investments and move towards industrialization.