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
A more walkable city…. New sidewalks are being installed on Walnut St (Tiedeman to 116th & intersection w/ 135th).
- Movies in the Park...coming this summer to a park near you!
Let's ride…. Bring your bike and helmet for a free check-up. Raffle prizes, ice cream, oh my!
|GOAL 2: Growing and Planning
Ensure development advances the vision
Staff Lead: Kenny Asher, Community Development Director
It’s Election Season?!?!? Ballot Measure No. 34-274 City Center Urban Renewal Plan Amendment—Requires No New Taxes and Ballot Measure No. 34-275 Tigard Triangle Urban Renewal Plan Implementation—Requires No New Taxes
1…2…3…4…5…The Water Division highlights five things to know about their recent activity.
| GOAL 3: Engaging and Communicating
Engage the community through dynamic communication
Staff Lead: Rudy Owens, Communications Strategist
- City Talk! Mayor Cook discusses Downtown Tigard, Transportation, advocating at the Capitol, and much, much more!
- Here comes Peter Cottontail…. Photos from the 2nd annual Egg Hunt.
- Stroll, Share, Savor…. Food and beverage entrepreneurs with a connection to Tigard are gathering to offer you a tasting tour.
- Win by Connecting… Sign up for Cityscape and win cool prizes.
|GOAL 4: Financing and Sustaining
Fund the vision while maintaining core services
Staff Lead: Toby LaFrance, Finance Director