Design, Technology, and Innovation Projects

The Council on April 5, 2017, affirmed a vision and six outcomes to guide the City of Austin over the next 3 to 5 years. These, along with indicators below, establish a framework for developing the City of Austin’s adaptive strategic plan.


Believing that city government works effectively and collaboratively for all of us—that it is equitable, ethical, and innovative.


  • Financial cost and sustainability of City government
  • Condition/quality of City facilities and infrastructure and effective adoption of technology
  • Satisfaction with City services
  • Employee engagement
  • Stakeholder engagement and participation
  • Equity of City programs and resource allocation
  • Transparency and ethical practices