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Meeting of the Council held on 18/02/2003
ANNEXE B TO ANNEXE 4 OF THE REPORT TO EXECUTIVE - 4TH FEBRUARY 2003 - A CLEAR VISION



ANNEXE B
A Clear Vision

Waverley’s vision statement is:-
Aims
Objectives
Ref. No.
Be accountable to the people of WaverleyHave open, ethical and effective democratic and consultative processes
1
Present key performance and financial information in a clear and engaging way
2
Ensure Equal Opportunities in every aspect of Council activity
3
Manage the Council’s resources wiselyEnsure prudent and sound financial management and control the level of Waverley Borough Council’s portion of the Council Tax
4
Focus resources on what matters most to our residents
5
Attain maximum benefit from management of the Council’s assets
6
Achieve Investors in People accreditation
7
Good quality local housingEnable more affordable housing
8
Maintain and improve Waverley’s social housing stock
9
Provide effective and efficient support to tenants
10
Support the homeless
11
An attractive, sustainable environmentRetain the special character of the countryside, towns and villages in Waverley
12
Provide an effective and efficient refuse collection service
13
Minimise waste and use of natural resources; increase recycling and home composting
14
Enhance and safeguard the use of land and the built and natural environment, controlling and influencing development
15
Protect public health and safety
16
Improve parks and play areas
17
A strong local business communityWork with the business community to maintain the level of business activity in towns and villages
18
Support local shops and services
19
Enhance the quality of lifeImprove cultural and leisure facilities for all
20
Reduce fear of crime
21
Support activities which enable older people to live their lives to the full
22
Improve opportunities for young people
23
Improve opportunities for people with disabilities
24



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