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Strategic Community Plan

City living offering a rural lifestyle with abundant opportunities for a diverse community.

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The Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale has released its Strategic Community Plan to guide decision making for the Shire over the next decade.

All Western Australian local governments are required to prepare a Strategic Community Plan for the future of their district identifying the community’s visions, aspirations, outcomes and priorities.

Shire President, Cr Erren said this Plan could not have been produced without the input of the local community.

‘We are grateful to the community for their responses and especially those who took the time to provide input into the various components that informed the Plan including SJ 2050, SJ Real Choices and the Community Perceptions Survey’ he said.

‘The feedback from our community has shaped our new vision, ‘City living offering a rural lifestyle with abundant opportunities for a diverse community’ he said.

The Shire has set out four key objectives within this Plan which includes

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People

A connected, thriving, active and safe community

 

1.1 A healthy, active, connected and inclusive community

 

1.2 A recognised culture and heritage

 

1.3 A safe place to live

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Place

A protected and enhanced natural, rural and built environment

 

2.1 A diverse, well planned built environment

 

2.2 A sustainable natural environment

 

2.3 A productive rural environment

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Prosperity

An innovative, commercially diverse and prosperous economy

 

3.1 A commercially diverse and prosperous economy

 

3.2 A vibrant tourist destination experience

 

3.3 An innovative, connected transport network

 

3.4 An innovation centre of excellence

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Progressive

A resilient organisation demonstrating unified leadership and governance

 

4.1 A resilient, efficient and effective organisation

 

4.2 A strategically focused Council

The Strategic Community Plan shares our visions and aspirations for the future and outlines how we will, over the next decade, work towards a brighter future for the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale.

You can download the document below or pick up a hard copy at the Shire Administration Offices, 6 Paterson Street, Mundijong.