The City of Durango is an experience provider; to guide this effort, the Durango City Council has adopted clear statements on why we exist, what we aspire to be, and what we believe in 2021. In 2022, City Council reaffirmed the Strategic Plan and the goals. Staff developed the operating plan involving the process of deciding what needs to be done to achieve the tactical objectives of the City. The operational planning is done to support strategic planning efforts and translates the vision and goals into an actionable strategy that guides the organizations focus, work and resource alignment. The operational plan is nimbler providing the opportunity for action items to shift or change but the overarching mission to carryout City Councils Strategic Plan Goals does not change.
The 2022 Strategic Plan outlines short- and mid-term objectives, influences the city’s budgeting process and guides the implementation of the city’s full range of services to:
Set priorities aligned with organizational strategy