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City Council Strategic Goals

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City Council Strategic Goals

: To build a safe, vibrant community for life, work, growth, and recreation.

VISION:  Shelton is a community of active lifestyles, accountable government, engaged citizens, safe streets, strong work ethic and inspiring leaders.

VALUES:  Honesty & Integrity  |  Customer Service  |  Responsibility  |  Deliver Results  |  Teamwork  |  Innovation

1.       Accountable Government

Drive accountability in local government by being transparent, managing performance, and focusing on being an efficient and effective City Management and Operations organization.

  • Plan Strategically
  • Provide high quality and timely Services
  • Enhance Workforce Development
  • Improve Financial Management
  • Manage full lifecycle of Assets
  • Invest in Smart Technology
  • Proactively deliver internal and external communication and reporting plans

Community Life

Commit to a vibrant and engaged community where people can take pride in their city.

  • Promote an environment that encourages housing at all levels
  • Encourage pride in local neighborhoods
  • Proactively protect our citizens
  • Provide recreational amenities

Economic Vitality

Promote economic vitality by working collaboratively to develop policies and processes that encourage innovation and growth of new and existing businesses.

  • Implement elements of the Economic Strategic Plan and Downtown Visioning Plan.
  • Engage local agencies and stakeholders in strategic planning and encourage feedback
  • Evaluate and simplify policies, zoning, codes, and fee schedules
  • Streamline permitting processes
  • Actively promote Shelton’s unique opportunities and sites