City Council Strategic Goals
MISSION: 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
2. 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
3. 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