Mission Statement: The City of Pomona is dedicated to improving the quality of life for our diverse community. In the heart of the greater Los Angeles area, between the Inland Empire and the San Gabriel Valley, the City of Pomona is a convenient place to live and work. Since its incorporation in 1888, Pomona's leaders have been committed to offering its citizens safe neighborhoods, a vigorous local economy, and exceptional customer service. Pomona is a city not only promoting a vision for its future, but one that is dedicated to improving the quality of life for our diverse community. Pomona is a city making progress. And it's getting better everyday! Visit Pomona and become a part of our bright future.