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Strategic Planning
Strategic Planning
Annually, the City of Victoria conducts Strategic Planning Sessions to establish goals for the upcoming year(s).  A 2015 Strategic Planning Document was created to set forth the goals and steps to move forward.  The last couple of years, the focus has been on the two new facilities and now that they are complete it is time to continue moving forward. 

The first step for 2015 was:
Community Focus Group Session

The 2nd Step for 2015 was:
A Community Survey:  Timeline

The 3rd step for 2015 was:
A Strategic Planning Session of the City Council and Staff held on January 31, 2015.

February 23, 2015:  The 2015 Strategic Plan was adopted.

The 4th step on May 11th is for the City Council to review the 2015 Citizen Survey Results, below are the documents that were presented:

City of Victoria 2015 Web Version Citizen Survey

City of Victoria 2015 Mailed Version Citizen Survey

Map of Location of Survey Recipients

NCS Community Livability Report

NCS Dashboard Summary of Findings

NCS Open Ended Report

Web Citizen Survey Report 

Summary presentation of Web Results

The Mission of Victoria is to promote the geographical advantages and environment of our City by providing cost effective, customer service driven, innovative public service.

Vision:  The City of Victoria is creating a Livable, Inclusive, and Connected Community.

  • Victoria is a healthy, active, inter-connected community built on abundant amenities including parks, lakes and trails linking regional cultural and recreational assets.
  • Victoria offers quality public facilities and amenities promoting education, recreation, wellness and civic involvement capitalizing on the City's unique features and environment.
  • Victoria is fiscally responsible and recognized for excellence, creating value for taxes paid with solid financial and performance management while embracing innovative partnerships.
  • Victoria is a livable community of diverse, connected safe neighborhoods, with multiple, innovative housing options.
  • Victoria is a forward thinking community that implements and integrates its comprehensive planning of parks, schools, transportation, and public safety.
  • Victoria has a well maintained and planned infrastructure that includes multi-model transportation systems with state-of-the-art technology, and safe arterial connections, including an improved highway 5 lifeline that accommodates growth.
  • Victoria has a Downtown offering entertainment, culture, businesses, recreation uses creating a vibrant energetic, pedestrian friendly destination.