2020 Strategic Plan adoption postponed due to COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has changed a lot for all of us and it’s requiring us to be more flexible and do things differently. That includes the City of Columbia’s 2020 Strategic Plan. 

To allow the City Council and City staff to focus on the immediate Read More »

Strategic Plan 2020 update: proposed priorities developed

The proposed priorities for the 2020 Strategic Plan have been developed and internal action teams will be formed to finish filling out the Plan.

On Jan. 16, 2020, City Council, City department directors, participating front line staff and the Strategic Plan Planning Committee met Read More »

Strategic Plan 2020 update: groundwork complete

The groundwork for the 2020 Strategic Plan is complete and it is ready for the next step with City Council and department directors.

On Dec. 12, 2019, approximately 25 front line employees representing nearly every City department gathered for a strategic planning retreat. Participating Read More »

Strategic Plan 2020 update: moving into Phase III

The City’s 2020 Strategic Plan is steadily moving along from the phase that involves gathering and analyzing data (Phase II)  to the phase that involves setting the strategic direction (Phase III). On Oct. 17, 2019, approximately 65 front line employees representing every City department Read More »