Our 6 Big Ideas (Strategic Plan)

In 2015, the City administration, working in conjunction with the City Council, began developing the City’s strategic plan. The first step was a community outreach process, including meeting with the City’s various appointed committees, boards and commissions, to solicit input on a vision for the future. The City Council then took this input to draft and eventually adopt the community vision and mission statements: 


Along with the vision and mission statements, the City Manager committed to six big ideas. These six big ideas serve as the cornerstone of the strategic plan. In order to achieve the vision and mission, the City would be a national model for:

Big Ideas

 The City also identified a number of objectives that further define how we will achieve the big ideas. Collectively, the vision, mission, big ideas and objectives form our strategic plan.

Click here to download our Strategic Plan (pdf).


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