The City completed a Community Vision and Strategic Action Plan in December 2018. The plan reflects core community values, addresses emerging trends and issues, imagines a preferred future, and promotes local action. The vision findings was added to a Strategic Action Plan to help the City direct its efforts and resources toward a defined vision for the future.
City's Vision Statement:
OUR VISION for Battle Ground is a vibrant, growing city that offers an unsurpassed quality of life for all residents, embracing its history, traditions and diversity. We celebrate our location at the foot of the Cascade Mountains, exploring and recreating in our natural surroundings. We value our exemplary education system that inspires excellence and innovation. Our economy is dynamic and diversified, with time-honored trades thriving alongside new, leading edge companies. Our downtown district cultivates a flourishing artisan community of distinctive restaurants, entertainment, arts and crafts. Our community centers and open spaces provide unique places for people to gather and connect year-round. Our neighborhood districts create a sense of identity, belonging and well being, while our entire city is enhanced and connected by a network of pedestrian walkways, bike trails, and public transit.
This is Battle Ground – and why we choose to call it home.