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Quality of Life
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Quality of Life

In any city, the quality of life for its citizens should be a main concern for the administration. We must address issues of arts and culture, park and neighborhood upkeep, and promote partnerships to promote the city. We must look at creating a model for innovative city redevelopment, that places priority on neighborhood revitalization.

Public Works
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Public Works

This goal will explore opportunities to improve the effectiveness of the City’s department with respect to communication, planning, permitting and procurement. We must set goals around the key problems plaguing our city, and prioritize those projects which need our immediate attention.

Economic Opportunity
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Economic Opportunity

We will look at increasing opportunities for family –sustaining jobs, enhancing development and growth of small businesses, and strengthen workforce development. We will look in key demand driven industries, such as construction and health care; and support the development of small business. We must address how we can provide a strong environment that fosters economic...

Transparent Financial Reform
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Transparent Financial Reform

We are to consider crafting reforms, which will include cost saving measures, while securing additional revenues. We can do this by transitioning to a performance based budget system, evaluating personnel expenses for both classified and civilian employees, and reviewing current contracts for cost effectiveness; which will be beneficial to the City of Prichard.

Improving Communication & Community Engagement
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Improving Communication & Community Engagement

Prichard must improve its capacity to receive and use information communicated to the City by its residents. Basic changes such as updating the City’s website and making it user friendly, and adopting a customer service driven ethic at public agencies such as public works, police and fire department, while implementing a proactive communication model to...

Public Safety
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Public Safety

We must conduct an independent work demand analysis of the entire operation of all departments, inclusive of a focus on their staffing and deployment patterns. We must also make use of technology and improve the transparency of the departments along with the citizen’s complaint process. We must look at the current partnership between the City’s...