Social DevelopmentAffordable, Accessible Housing: Prince George has eliminated homelessness and offers all of its citizens accessible, affordable and safe housing.
Clear Identity and Pride: Citizens of Prince George share a clear identity that the community can be proud of, with a strong downtown and connection to its rivers and natural surroundings.
Cultural Richness: Citizens enjoy a rich cultural life, with more events, facilities, education, and community involvement with the arts.
Equity and Inclusion: People of all backgrounds, ethnicities, and income levels can access services that help to meet their needs and improve their quality of life.
Health and Wellness: Prince George is a community that encourages and supports health and wellness.
Safe Environment: Prince George is a community where all citizens feel safe.
Supportive and Engaged Community With Strong Neighbourhoods: Prince George is a friendly and engaged community with strong social connections that recognizes, celebrates, and protects neighbourhood identities.
Clean Air: Citizens enjoy clean air.
Clean Water: Waterways and the water supply are protected and consumption is reduced.
Green City, Green Practices: Prince George is a green city with healthy habitat and forests, and a strong environmental consciousness, led by government and local organizations that demonstrate sustainable practices.
Green Energy: Prince George is a green energy leader.
Reduce Carbon Emissions and Adapt for Climate Change: Prince George has reduced carbon emissions and dependence on fossil fuels, and is prepared for climate change.
Reduced Waste: Prince George has reduced solid waste production and landfilling.
Diversified Economy: Prince George is a sustainable knowledge based resource economy, connected to the world, able to respond well to changing global trends.
Vibrant Economy: Prince George is the primary education, business, health care, and supply and services centre supporting economic growth in Northern BC. Our local economy has a vibrant downtown, a growing population, competitive and resilient businesses, diversified resource development, and is an education and research centre.
Employment Diversity and Accessibility: Prince George is a city with many employment and investment opportunities that suit the diversity and aspirations of its residents, and offers a variety of research, training, and educational programs to ensure residents can access these opportunities.
International Connections: Prince George is a global city, with a growing population of immigrants and international students, and a well-established reputation as an international transportation hub on Canada's Northern Gateway.
Sustainable Business: Prince George is home to a highly competitive business climate that supports sustainable development within the region.
City GovernmentSustainable Infrastructure: The City manages the procurement, construction, maintenance, rehabilitation, and replacement of its physical assets considering lifecycle cost, risk, and service level continuity.
Sustainable Fiscal Management: The City will be financially sustainable, with the revenue resources required to support its plans and infrastructure and provide services that citizens and businesses need.
Organizational Excellence: The City is a responsive, cost effective, people centred service delivery organization that understands customer needs and strives to exceed the expectations of those it serves.
Healthy Workplace: The City fosters and supports an environment that encourages employees to reach their full potential, involves its employees in addressing issues related to well-being, and ensures that the barriers that prevent employees from efficiently doing their best work are identified and addressed.
Effective Governance: The City works cooperatively with its partners in the government, education, health, and business sectors, and with the Lheidli T'enneh and other aboriginal organizations.