Our vision is to be a smart city in every way and in everything we do.
Our vision incorporates our goals and aspirations for Hamilton; a city we believe should offer the best -economically, environmentally, socially and culturally - to everyone who lives here.
We have a unique, green and natural environment, with the Waikato River running through the heart of our city. We celebrate our diverse community and acknowledge our agricultural heritage.
Everything the Council does is directly linked to our vision.
These are the outcomes and goals we have for Hamilton:
Prosperous and innovative
- Hamilton has a strong, productive economy and we build on our economic strengths
- We have a thriving CBD
- It's easy to do business here
- Our city grows and prospers in a sustainable way
Outstanding City leadership
- Hamilton is led by effective, open and responsive governance
- Council's finances are sustainable for the long term
- We operate efficiently and provide exceptional service
- The city takes a leadership role regionally and nationally
People love living here
- Hamilton embraces the Waikato River and it is the focal point of the city
- We value, preserve and protect Hamilton's natural, green environment
- Our city is attractive, well-designed and compact, with outstanding architecture and distinctive public spaces
- Our city is a fun place to live, with a vibrant Arts scene
- Hamilton is a safe city
- It's easy to get around
- We celebrate our people and many cultures
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