The Oakley City Council operates under an aggressive and forward-thinking strategic plan that is a concerted effort to ensure the continued success for the City of Oakley. The Strategic Plan serves as an action plan for the future by:
- Describing a Vision of what we want Oakley to become
- Establishing a Mission Statement that describes our purpose
- Committing to Values and Ethics that describe our character
- Outlining of key Strategic Areas of Focus
- Setting forth specific Goals and Actions
This Plan serves as the principal guidance for the preparation of the City budget, program objectives and performance measures. It also provides direction on how we, as a municipality, allocate resources, establish policy and progressively guide the affairs of the City organization. The Plan is a tool for the City Council and City staff to use to effectively meet the needs of our growing and dynamic community.
Vision Statement – The City of Oakley will be recognized as a model of civic participation and a vibrant Delta community where families live, work, play, shop and visit.
Mission Statement – The City of Oakley exists to build and enhance a quality community and to serve the public in a friendly, efficient, responsive manner.
The City of Oakley values Quality customer service, Teamwork, Professionalism, Community input and a proactive approach to solving community issues, Honesty and Integrity, a positive and encouraging environment, and Fiscal responsibility
Strategic Areas of Focus – Economic Development; Planned, Quality Growth; Traffic Safety and Capacity; Financial Stability, Civic Center & Downtown Revitalization; Public Safety; Parks, Streetscapes & Recreational Opportunities; Community Outreach, Communication & Participation; Political Leadership & Stability; and, Operational Excellence.
Excellence is the result of CARING more than others think is wise; RISKING more than others think is safe; DREAMING of more than others think is practical; and EXPECTING more than others think is possible.
A complete copy of the City’s Strategic Plan is available here.