2018-2023 Strategic Plan 


To provide a safe and healthy environment, manage our resources and plan for the future. We are dedicated to cost-effective open government, professional management, and quality services. 


St. Cloud is a vibrant and progressive community that embraces its unique history while offering an exceptional destination to live, work, and play. 

Organizational Values

  • Civility
  • Integrity
  • Professionalism
  • Transparency
  • Responsibility
  • Excellence
  • Responsiveness

Strategic Goals

  1. Economic Development: To create economic prosperity by diversifying industries, investing in workforce development, and promoting destination locations.
  2. Growth Management: To create a vibrant, progressive, and diverse community through collaborative planning.
  3. Infrastructure: To provide safe and adequate infrastructure to meet current and future needs.
  4. Financial Sustainability: To meet the short and long-term financial needs of the City of St. Cloud.
  5. Public Service: To ensure cost-effective service while providing a high level of service to our internal and external customers.
  6. Professional Workforce: To attract and retain highly skilled staff in order to provide services to the community.