Its purpose is to guide development of our Redlands in accordance with shared community values. Its vision is that “in 2030 the Redlands will be a well-designed, vibrant city of mainland and island communities, each with distinctive character, heritage and lifestyles”. For an understanding of the importance of the Plan see Cr Paul Bishop’s video.
The Community Plan was “forged” in 2010 and developed with widespread community participation, involving more than 3,000 people. In June 2012, the incoming Mayor Williams said of the Community Plan, it “remains an important strategic document” and it is “an important reference point for the values that our community holds” .
Accordingly the Redlands 2030 Community Plan is the ‘people’s plan’ to guide the decisions and actions of Council and inform ongoing reviews of strategies and services to the year 2030.
Council has facilitated a number of activities and projects since the adoption of the Community Plan including:
Sadly, Council has since become less transparent and accountable in implementing the Redlands 2030 Community Plan.
For more information go to News and Views category on Governance.