The mission of The Heights Observer is to create an electronic and printed commons that strengthens the communities of Cleveland Heights and University Heights.
- To be a community advocate
- To be a catalyst for public discourse
- To keep residents informed
- To promote citizen involvement
- To reflect diversity and to improve the overall quality of life for residents
For a good overview of citizen media read Citizen Media: Fad or Future of the News? (pdf)published by J-Lab