In 2012, the City of Tigard began a journey to define its sense of place and the strategic direction it wanted to take over the next 20 years. Our ideas came together around a strong vision to become the most walkable community in the Pacific Northwest where people of all ages and abilities enjoy healthy and interconnected lives..
Implementing the Plan
Here are the steps that we are taking to implement the plan.
|GOAL 1: Walking and Connecting:
Facilitate walking connections to develop an identity
Staff Lead: Brian Rager, Public Works Director
Thank you for not smoking… Tigard’s Smoking and Vaping Enforcement Begins July 1.
|GOAL 2: Growing and Planning
Ensure development advances the vision
Staff Lead: Kenny Asher, Community Development Director
Can you dig it…Golden shovel ceremony held at Bull Mountain Park.
The Road Ahead…Here is a summary of the work happening on the various construction projects affecting streets around the city.
| GOAL 3: Engaging and Communicating
Engage the community through dynamic communication
Staff Lead: Rudy Owens, Communications Strategist
Fun facts about activity on the city’s Facebook page in the last month.
- Our largest audience (21%) is women between the ages of 35 to 44.
- 67% of people accessing our Facebook page use a mobile device.
|GOAL 4: Financing and Sustaining
Fund the vision while maintaining core services
Staff Lead: Toby LaFrance, Finance Director
We’re hiring, NOW… Community Engagement Coordinator, Safe Routes to School Coordinator, Recreation Aide, GIS Technician, Police Officer, and Library-Circulation Supervisor.
Fun for all… Border collies entertain, educate at Tigard Library.