O L A T H E
Together we will overcome challenges, grab opportunities,
and make the future a brighter place.
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Policies that allow our residents prosper
Assure that our businesses can thrive without onerous regulations & restrictions.
Broaden Olathe’s economic footprint with diverse businesses
Support educational programs & opportunities that increase Olathe’s skilled workforce
Policies that keep our residents & businesses safe
Set the standard for efficient & exceptional services
Provide opportunities for residents of all ages, ability levels, and backgrounds to engage fully in civic, economic, and social life.
Assure that Olatheans can live productive lives, with access to good jobs, attainable housing, quality amenities, access to excellent education, child care, and health services.
Invest in & maintain infrastructure that is safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable.
We must constrain the growth of government & governmental spending.
We must work in collaboration to reduce duplication of effort in our local government.
We must intentionally develop a diverse business & strong
tax base that thrives even during economic downturns.
Demand a culture of integrity & accountability in local
Transparency must be a priority
Community members should be included in local government decision making.
Support on going policies to assure that the City of Olathe utilizes resources to meet or exceed public expectations.
Develop a community where people feel safe & connected to their neighbors and have community pride.
We must strategically plan our land use for the highest and best use, to accommodate mixed-use zoning, public spaces, safe and varied transportation options, diversity of housing types and access to essential businesses, such as grocery stores and healthcare.
We must be prepared and practiced for disasters.
Our infrastructure must be prepared for and recover quickly from disruption