On December 8, 2015, Council adopted the City's 2016-2020 Strategic Plan (updated January 2017) to outline priorities, objectives, strategies, actions and target to accomplish over the next five years.
2016-2020 Strategic Plan
To provide a safe, vibrant, sustainable community while striving to constantly improve the quality of life for our citizens and economic partners
To be a beautiful, vibrant city with a historic downtown, growing economy, great neighborhoods with a range of housing options and easy movement
- Encourage sustainable economic growth and partnerships through business and workforce development
- Promote and accelerate revitalization of catalyst sites and other areas throughout the city
- Advance the quality of life for all Winchester residents by increasing cultural, recreational and tourism opportunities; enhance and maintain infrastructure; and promote and improve public safety
- Improve City services and advance the strategic plan goals by promoting a culture of transparency, efficiency and innovation