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Strategic Plan

Strategic planning is an important step for the Town of Sidney to set priorities, allocate limited financial and staff resources, guide the work of staff, and communicate to citizens. The Strategic Plan identifies specific new areas and the most important ongoing work that Council has identified as priorities during its term of office.

Following a two-week public review period, Council approved the updated 2022-2026 Strategic Plan on March 11, 2024.







2022-2026 Strategic Plan (Updated in 2024)

Vision Statement

The Town of Sidney, located in the area known as SET,TINES to the W̱SÁNEĆ people, is a leader in good governance and service delivery and is recognized for being trustworthy, connected to the community, stewards of the environment, inclusive, innovative, resilient and an employer of choice.


Mission Statement

The Town of Sidney provides good governance, services, and stewardship of public assets, and fosters the social, economic and environmental well-being of the community for current and future generations.


Overarching Goals

The updated 2022-2026 Strategic Plan includes the following seven overarching goals:

  1. Community Planning and Housing
    The Town will strive to be a complete community with a mix of amenities and a quality living environment.
  2. Environmental Stewardship
    The Town will be stewards of our environment.
  3. Community Infrastructure
    The Town will be a leader in the management of its assets.
  4. Community Engagement
    The Town will strive to engage the public in its decision-making processes.
  5. Organizational Excellence
    The Town of Sidney will remain a leading organization in the provision of governance and quality services.