The Des Moines Strategic Plan 2015-2020-2030, or GuideDSM, clearly communicates Mayor and City Council priorities to Des Moines’ residents and businesses. GuideDSM stays on task with PlanDSM as planning continues to address future needs and will inform development of the 2016-2017 budget and capital improvements planning for the next five fiscal years.
During the summer of 2015, Governance Workshop and Strategic Planning Workshops were held by the Des Moines City Council. These public sessions focused on three areas:
At the October 26, 2015 Des Moines City Council meeting, the council received the full documentation of the Des Moines Governance Guide and Des Moines Strategic Plan 2015-2010-2030 Final Reports and recommendations by the Mayor and City Council. On November 9, 2015, City Council approved the plan. A mid-year report to the Mayor and council of progress on the 2015-2016 Action Agenda is planned for spring 2016.
Mission of Des Moines City Government
Des Moines is…