City of Laconia Planning Department
Laconia Heart and Soul Master Plan Update
MISSION, VISION, & GOALS
Identify and articulate the Heart & Soul of Laconia in order to update our Master Plan, which will in turn drive community-based decision-making.
Create a vibrant and thriving community based on the values and vision of Laconia's citizens.
1. Partner with diverse community members to bring new voices into new conversations
Build a new framework for participation and collaboration
Expand the sphere of influence to many more facets of the community though many more avenues
2. Engage Youth
Provide leadership opportunities
Help create a vision of the future of Laconia as a place where our City's youth can stay to live, work, and play.
3. Strengthen the capacity of local organizations to better serve community needs
Foster partnership, collaboration and leadership
Bring local organizations into the process to share knowledge and experience
4. Update our City Master Plan
Align with core community values and vision for tomorrow's Laconia
Develop practical and concise implementation
5. Create a new Land Use Map that reflects the community values
Visual representation of the first four goals
Focus on the Community Character of the City's neighborhoods