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Strategic Plan: 2019-2021

The Las Cruces community will experience greater engagement with their City government evidenced by:
  • Strengthened Business Relationships

    In 2019, The relationship between the business community and the City will be strengthened as evidenced by:

    • A one-stop shop for licensing and permitting
    • More small businesses locating downtown
    • Jointly sponsored events and educational programs
    • More businesses locating in the West Mesa Industrial Park
    • Percentage of high school and university graduates staying locally
    • Increased local contracting for City services and products
    • Workforce education and development

    Theme: Communication, Involvement & Follow-up

  • Engaging Public Transportation

    In 2019 Working with our partners, the community will have access to engaging public transportation connecting downtown, the University, and the Convention Center.

    Theme: Capital Improvements & Infrastructure

  • West Mesa Industrial Park Broadband Internet

    In 2019 Viewing internet access as a utility, by 2019, fiber optic broadband access will be available to businesses in the West Mesa Industrial Park.

    Theme: Economic & Community Development

  • City and LCPS Shared Services

    In 2019 Working with the schools, the community will experience greater access to services and facilities by way of the City and Las Cruces Public Schools’ shared services.

    Theme: Education

  • Wi-fi Available Downtown

    In 2020 Wi-fi will be available in the downtown, plaza, and Mesquite neighborhood.

    Theme: Economic & Community Development

  • City Safe Working Conditions/Centralized Service Center

    By December 31, 2021 City employees will experience safe working conditions and city vehicles & equipment will be maintained in a cost effective, centralized service center.

    Theme: Capital Improvements & Infrastructure