In late , the Board of City Commissioners and City Manager decided to begin the process of developing the plan that will secure the communities future. The strategic plan is a detailed road-map on how to implement the following strategic priorities established by city leadership. Safe, sustainable, and business-friendly 2. Economic development and jobs 3. Infrastructure and asset management 4. Promotion of the City of Albany as a great place to live, work, and play 5.
The plan was updated in November , with new action items that will get the City closer to the goals for Throughout this planning process, the community had several opportunities to participate and provide feedback in-person and online. In the fall of , City Council approved the general outline for a proposed spring process to draft an updated City Strategic Plan. The current Alexandria City Strategic Plan was intended to be in effect until Alexandria's Strategic Plan for was adopted by City Council in , and amended in It was replaced by the updated Strategic Plan approved in June
The Financial Strategic Plan and the corresponding five-year planning model is the financial document, or blueprint, to ensure fiscal sustainability. Much like its namesake in environmental policy, fiscal sustainability is a series of policies, procedures, and practices that allow the city to achieve its priorities and maintain its service levels in primary outcomes while not overextending or depleting its resources. In essence, fiscal sustainability means maintaining a sound fiscal environment. Planning also includes a long -range forecast, such as the five-year forecast model.
A great city needs a shared vision, and a great public service needs a shared commitment. The Corporate Strategic Plan gives us that shared vision and commitment. Read the entire Corporate Strategic Plan document.