Forward 2040

Welcome to Forward 2040

This project produced a Community Vision and Strategic Action Plan for the City of Mitchell, South Dakota

Forward 2040 – Community Vision and Strategic Action Plan for Mitchell, South Dakota, USA

The Forward 2040 Vision and Strategic Action Plan has just been published. Read the report by clicking on the link below.

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Wednesday, November 6
3:30pm  – 5:30pm
Mitchell Technical Institute Tech Center Amphitheatre
1800, East Spruce Street, Mitchell

The Mitchell Forward 2040 initiative has been running throughout 2019 and now an innovative road map, Community Vision and Strategic Action Plan are available to guide Mitchell towards 2040.

Join us on November 6 to learn more about these strategic initiatives.

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Future of Mitchell Community Survey

As part of the effort to provide broad input into the community vision and strategic planning process, all community stakeholders are encouraged to make their voices heard by taking the Community Survey. Please feel free to share this link with members and stakeholders you think may want to be involved. Survey results will be aggregated and shared when completed. Thank you!

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You are invited to help shape Mitchell’s future by taking part in the second round of Community Engagement Sessions on 25, 26 and 27 April. These sessions represent a key part of Forward 2040.

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For more information about Forward 2040, please contact:

Stephanie Ellwein, City Administrator
City of Mitchell City Hall
612 North Main Street
Mitchell, SD 57301
Tel: 605.995.8143

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For more information about the overall project:

Heather Branigin, Project Manager
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