principles

Accessibility

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  • Increasing public access to city resources
  • Expanding the city’s housing program
  • Expanding Summer Free Breakfast and Lunch Program
  • Encouraging local business development

Coordination

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  • Increasing communication between city and county, surrounding counties, and state government
  • Facilitating the process for neighborhood associations and non-profits to voice their needs
  • Collaborating with educational and research institutions and businesses to address community needs

Transparency

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  • Ensuring the people know what is happening in the city administration
  • Letting them know what they can do to get involved 
  • Giving a platform for the people to voice their concerns

priorities

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  • Expand housing programs
  • Increase access to KAT line
  • Expand summer programs for children

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  • Coordinate social service programs
  • Improve funding for social service programs
  • Enable creation of non-profits

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  • Regular town hall sessions
  • Active community discussions through social media
  • Draw neighborhood input

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  • Community investment  
  • Strategic planning
  • Return on investment of tax dollars