The City of Salmon Arm has completed the second comprehensive Corporate Strategic Plan that will inform the City's decision-making and guide actions over the next 10 to 15 years to prioritize expenditures, inform decision making about infrastructure, and consider revenue sources and taxation.
The Strategic Plan will provide a road map for decision making for Council and staff about key initiatives and projects for the next 10 to 15 years. This will include identifying responsibilities, resources and timelines for key initiatives and projects.
" The Corporate Strategic Plan provides Council and the City with a roadmap to accomplish projects that align with our vision and contribute to the well-being and vibrancy of our city. In this updated plan, we have identified our short, medium, and long-term projects. This will allow us to anticipate future budget and capacity needs to deliver on these commitments." says Mayor Alan Harrison.
"Updating the Corporate Strategic Plan provides the opportunity to assess the progress our City has made on key projects from the previous Strategic Plan," says Mayor Harrison. "To plan for future projects which align with the City’s vision and priorities for the next 10 years. Of the 25 projects included in our 2013 Corporate Strategic Plan, 24 were completed or are well underway, with many projects nearing completion much earlier than originally anticipated."
"This revised Corporate Strategic Plan which includes a refreshed vision, guiding principles, key strategic drivers, and an updated list of priority projects slated for completion over the next 10 years," says CEO Erin Jackson. She goes on to add "The projects included in this new Corporate Strategic Plan have been carefully evaluated by Council and staff and shared with our residents to identify the City’s top priorities that align with the community’s vision for Salmon Arm."