City Council Goals

Over the past three years, the City has made significant progress toward fulfilling a sound strategic vision. In January 2018, Council conducted a planning workshop and updated a list of strategic targets and tiered priorities for 2018.  Guiding principles, strategic targets and priority goals are provided below. For a full copy of the report, please use the following link:


Guiding Principles

  • Follow our Long-Range Financial Plan to ensure financial stability and sustainability.
  • Operate in a transparent and open manner to earn and keep the trust of our community.
  • Create a long-term vision while focusing on meeting day-to-day challenges and taking care of the "small things" that matter to the community.
  • Maintain and expand relationships with partner agencies, private sector and organizations to extend capacity in carrying out and funding priority projects.
  • Support the professional development of our employees with a focus on continuous improvement in all that we do.
  • Measure successes and communicate them to the community.
  • Implement voter-approved decisions on taxes and other laws fully with integrity: Honor voter intent.


Strategic Targets

2018 Strategic Targets

Tier 1 Priority Goals

 2018 Priority 1 Goals


Tier 2 Priority Goals  

2018 Priority Tier 2 Goals



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This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 12/13/2018