Each year, the Mayor and City Councilors adopt priorities for the upcoming year. The priorities are intended to guide planning and decision-making efforts throughout the year and align with objectives established in our Community Vision Plan.
2017 Top Priorities
Continue to pursue affordable housing solutions for seniors and low-income residents.
Implement a rental housing inspection program.
Create a rich development tool box for low-income housing.
Complete the City's Active Transportation Plan.
Continue funding sidewalk improvement projects.
Maintain a focus on pedestrians, including augmented standards for pedestrian-friendly facilities.
EQUITY & INCLUSION
Continue progress with the city’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Plan.
Expand more events and activities in our neighborhoods.
Continue to define our Emergency Master Plan for ongoing disaster preparedness.
Examine opportunities to expand to a year-round severe weather shelter.
Establish policies for managing city-owned rental properties