Council Goals and Policies

For Fiscal Years 2019-2020 and 2020-2021

Mission

Provide exceptional services that enhance the quality of life for our residents and promote a thriving economy in an efficient and cost-effective manner.

Vision

Elk Grove prioritizes a superior quality of life for all that builds upon the community’s diversity and heritage through safe, welcoming, and connected neighborhoods, with a variety of residential, educational, and employment choices and amenities that create a sense of place.


Goals

Vibrant Community

A vibrant community and sustainable economy with diverse businesses and amenities

  • Promote business attraction, retention, and expansion
  • Facilitate development of amenities including retail, dining, entertainment, hospitality, and cultural arts
  • Ensure public and private development that is high-quality and attractive, contributing to a sense of place
  • Plan and promote neighborhoods of varying densities and characteristics - from rural to suburban to urban
Safe Community

A safe and resilient community

  • Invest in community safety
  • Provide public safety through prevention, intervention, and enforcement
  • Plan and prepare for effective emergency operations
  • Promote a sustainable community and protect the natural environment
A high performing organization

A high performing organization

  • Maintain the fiscal health and stability of the City
  • Embrace new ideas and innovation in the delivery of services
  • Provide responsive and courteous customer service
  • Develop and support a diverse professional work force
  • Further regional cooperation and collaboration, keeping the City’s best interest in mind
  • Engage the community often and in a transparent and inclusive way
A city with infrastructure that meets its current and future needs

A city with infrastructure that meets its current and future needs

  • Improve effectiveness and efficiency of maintenance and operations of City facilities and infrastructure
  • Implement enhancements to the City’s roadways, bicycle and pedestrian routes, and transit system
  • Provide infrastructure that supports business attraction and expansion
  • Plan for future transportation technologies and innovations

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