City Strategic Goals and Objectives
Since February 2006, the City Council has met with City Department Heads and members of the public in Strategic Planning Retreat sessions. During these sessions, the City's Mission Statement, Vision Statement, Core Values and Strategic Objectives are reviewed and updated.
Once the Strategic Objectives are set, the Executive Team meets to establish work plans and timelines to achieve them.
2016-17 Mission Statement
The City of San Carlos provides high quality services and facilities in a fiscally sustainable, responsive and friendly manner to foster a safe and healthy community.
2016-17 Vision Statement
San Carlos will be a vibrant family and business friendly community admired as a great place to live, learn, work and play.
2016-17 Core Values
The City of San Carlos values (not in priority order):
Fiscal responsibility and sustainability
Protecting the City's assets and resources
Strategic thinking and planning for the future
High ethical standards and care for the community
High quality customer service
Protecting our environment
Community engagement and community building
A strong sense of community
A safe community
Support the well being and development of City employees
2016-17 Work Plans
Click here to see the 2016-17 Work Plans.
2016-17 Strategic Plan (Adopted by the City Council on May 23, 2016)
Click here to view the 2016-17 Strategic Plan
Earlier Strategic Plans - Past 2 Years
The City's policy is to provide information for up to 2 years on the City Website. Here are links to the earlier Council Strategic Goal Setting Retreats over the past two years:
- Strategic Plan - March 11, 2015 to September 1, 2015 (PDF, 778 KB)
- Strategic Plan - September 17, 2014 to March 10, 2015 (PDF, 306 KB)
- 6 Month Strategic Plan- March 19, 2014 to September 15, 2014 (PDF, 94.3K)
- 6 Month Strategic Plan- September 17, 2013 to March 15, 2014 (PDF, 94.5 K)