Key themes for Kitchener’s new strategic plan considered

The City of Kitchener flag outside of city hall. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

With a new council in place, key tenets for the city of Kitchener’s strategic plan were discussed Tuesday.

During the 2019-2022 term, council will focus on the following areas: environmental leadership, growing the economy, safe transportation, caring in the community and customer service.

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After every election, a new strategic plan is put in place for the newly-elected council to follow.

The strategic plan was developed after consultations with city staff, local businessmen.

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There was also input from members of council and current trends were also taken into consideration.

The city will be seeking the public’s input on the plan in April.

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These concepts are expected to be embraced by city staff plan for the future.

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