The Strategic Plan 2017 to 2020 is an internal action plan for the City of Wayzata. It establishes a vision for our future, provide clear direction for reaching our goals and establish priorities and measurable targets that the City can budget around and track. This is the third version of the strategic plan, building off of the goals and priorities that were established in 2012.
The Strategic Plan will help us to:
Involve the community in directing our future and making strategic decisions
Provide clear guidance for established City goals
Focus our efforts over a 5-year period
Continually assess City services/operations and address deficiencies
Establish priorities for City services, operations, departments, and projects
Guide tough decisions related to City resources and finances
Integrate our budgeting decisions with new financial tools and established goals
The Strategic Plan includes further details on the specific objectives, strategies and guiding principles, which determine how we will evaluate our success over the next four years. This plan was built off of the strategic plan that was drafted in 2012 and was informed by the City Council and City staff, as well as Boards and Commissions staff. This plan is updated quarterly.
The following five guiding strategic objectives are the foundation for our Strategic Plan. These strategic objectives underpin all of our programs.
Wayzata has a strong financial foundation.
Wayzata offers efficient and effective operations.