Final Vision Statements Shared with Community
The Vision Worthington committee is sharing an overarching vision, seven vision statements, and supporting principles that encapsulate what they have heard from the community about what Worthington should look like over the next 10-15 years.
At the November 9, 2020 Worthington City Council meeting, Vision Worthington committee members presented the seven vision statements and supporting principles crafted as the result of a comprehensive outreach process to identify what Worthington citizens want their community to look like in the future. View presentation here
Virtual Visioning Committee Meetings
Due to the coronavirus pandemic emergency and social distancing orders, the Worthington Visioning Committee will hold virtual meetings until further notice.
If you are interested in observing the Visioning Committee’s meetings, you can join online via Microsoft Teams which allows you to both see and hear other people in the meeting. Please click this LINK to join the meeting or by calling 1- 567-249-0063. Conference ID: 470-196-645#. If you would like to submit comments, please email them in advance of the meeting to Robyn.Stewart@worthington.org.
About the Community Visioning Committee
Worthington City Council appointed 13 Worthington residents to serve on the Community Visioning Committee and lead the comprehensive community-wide visioning process. Council received over 50 applications from citizens wishing to serve. See the committee appointments and job duties here.
The Visioning Committee is expected to meet the second Tuesday and fourth Monday of every month, as needed. Project materials will be posted online when they are available.
City Council selected Poggemeyer Design Group (PDG) as the visioning consultant to work with Committee on this community-wide initiative. City Council received 10 applications and interviewed four finalists in the process.
Founded in 1968, PDG is a multi-disciplinary firm specializing in municipal planning, economic and community development, grants, engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, and surveying. PDG is an employee owned company with offices in Ohio, Michigan, Georgia and Nevada. Their mission statement reads" "It is our goal to service each client at the highest level, delivering innovative design, technical superiority and outstanding quality."
The entire Visioning initiative is expected to span several months and include multiple opportunities for input, feedback and engagement of Worthington citizens.