Develop Healthy & Sustainable Neighborhoods

Our Community

Promoting enrichment and accessibility.

* What’s Important Now

OBJECTIVES

OBJECTIVE

Design and construct sidewalks, pedestrian walkways/bike paths, and/or bike lanes to connect our neighborhoods

DESIRED OUTCOME

70% of our neighborhoods will be connected by pedestrian pathways. Baseline determined in FY19.

PRIORITY LEVEL
WIN*
ACTION TIMELINE
FY19 - FY29
OBJECTIVE

Encourage, incentivize, and/or support more housing options throughout the City

DESIRED OUTCOME

Create 20% more housing options, including affordable housing, within the City. Baseline in FY19.

PRIORITY LEVEL
WIN*
ACTION TIMELINE
FY19 - FY29

N-3

OBJECTIVE

Promote, empower, and encourage neighborhood enhancement projects throughout the community

DESIRED OUTCOME

At least 50%, of the City's neighborhoods will complete and continue enhancement related projects. Baseline in FY19.

PRIORITY LEVEL
High
ACTION TIMELINE
FY19 - FY24

N-4

OBJECTIVE

Assist with the creation and development of a neighborhood boundary, asset map, vision map, and a plan for redeveloping vacant property

DESIRED OUTCOME

All neighborhoods will have organized associations overseeing and implementing the plan.

PRIORITY LEVEL
High
ACTION TIMELINE
FY19 - FY24

N-5

OBJECTIVE

Evaluate, plan, partner, and create pedestrian access to parks from residential areas

DESIRED OUTCOME

80% of residents will be within a 10 minute walk to a park. Baseline in FY19.

PRIORITY LEVEL
Medium
ACTION TIMELINE
FY20 - FY30

N-6

OBJECTIVE

Provide and/or incentivize education and training for neighborhood organizations

DESIRED OUTCOME

6 neighborhood organizations will increase their capacity and skillsets for planning and project implementation.

PRIORITY LEVEL
Medium
ACTION TIMELINE
FY21 - FY22

N-7

OBJECTIVE

Encourage and support the planting of diverse tree species within the neighborhood

DESIRED OUTCOME

Increase the tree canopy by 10% within the residential neighborhoods.

PRIORITY LEVEL
Low
ACTION TIMELINE
FY23 - FY28

N-8

OBJECTIVE

Promote and encourage the availability of healthy foods within walking distance of local neighborhoods (community gardens, spark plug programs)

DESIRED OUTCOME

60% more citizens will live within 1/2 mile of access to healthy foods (i.e. community gardens and community orchards) Baseline in FY23.

PRIORITY LEVEL
Low
ACTION TIMELINE
FY23 - FY31