To help guide City actions for the year, annually, the Carroll City Council completes an action plan that outlines the Council’s commitments and initiatives for the upcoming year.
On December 4, 2018 the Mayor, City Council and Department Heads participated in the City’s most recent planning session. City of Carroll, Iowa - Planning Session Report - 2018. On December 18, 2018, the City Council adopted the current year’s action plan that came out of the planning session.
The action plan added the following items to the action plan as new initiatives:
Rec Center Improvements
Rental Housing Inspection
The action plan continues the following commitments/obligations from last year’s action plan:
Library/City Hall Construction
Council adoption of Financial Policies
Waste Water Treatment Plant improvements – comply with disinfection and nutrient reduction requirements
Continue street improvements
Implement Street Maintenance Building project
Continue Corridor of Commerce streetscapes on planned basis
Phases IX completion
Implement Housing Study
Develop plan/strategy for Rec Center for long-term viability
Programming, membership, financing, operational and physical improvements
Develop Graham Park Athletic District, including parking
Develop a plan for Pickleball Courts
All-Inclusive playground system at Northeast Park/Kellan's Kingdom
Staff is now working to develop a work plan that includes, for each item; a timeline, the responsible party, and if needed a targeted date for a future work session on the item. Watch for more details to be present to the City Council by December 12th.