Each year, concurrent with the review and adoption of the municipal budget, the City Council develops its Goals & Objectives. These items reflect the projects, challenges, and legislative matters deemed by the Council to be among the most important of the fiscal year. Following are the FY 2014-15 Goals & Objectives, adopted by the City Council at its April 15 meeting.
FY 2014-2015 City Council Goals & Objectives
1. Traffic Mitigation
2. Fiscal Responsibility/Economic Development
Create a long-term City-wide financial plan for preservation of the City’s fixed assets, including infrastructure, buildings, parks, and other facilities.
Develop incentive-based Specific Plans to revitalize areas such as K-Mart and Market World.
Identify specific development opportunities and develop Specific Plans to revitalize the K-Mart and Honda property areas in a way that provides the greatest net benefit to the community.
- Proactively market the Honda property to potential hotel developers.
- Develop a plan to address the long-term financial sustainability of the City’s Lighting and Landscape Assessment Districts (LLADs).
4. Other Items
Preserve Windmill structure via ownership of structure and/or property.
Develop a City-wide branding plan that incorporates standard design elements with a unifying theme that reflects the image of Diamond Bar.
Establish a “quiet zone” on the MetroLink train line at Lemon Avenue near Walnut Elementary School.
- Consider options for the development of a fiscally responsible City-administered public aquatics program.