City of Tracy Highlighted as part of “Strong Cities | Strong State”
Posted: Dec 22, 2011
Tracy, Calif. - Today the city of Tracy was profiled as part of the ongoing “Strong Cities | Strong State” campaign highlighting local government success stories across California. “Strong Cities | Strong State” is a project of the League of California Cities and the California City Management Foundation (CCMF).
“It is an honor participating in this campaign and sharing our successes,” said Tracy Mayor Brent H. Ives “We are proud of the work we have accomplished and are poised to welcome residents, businesses and visitors.”
The city of Tracy’s profile is accessible at www.strongcitiesstrongstate.com/city/tracy.
The “Strong Cities | Strong State” website is the centerpiece of a campaign broadly promoting city success stories alongside profiles of the elected officials and city managers working together to build and maintain a high quality of life for California city residents.
Highlights of city of Tracy’s profile include
· Exemplary Fiscal Management
· Resident Prosperity and Family Enrichment
· Planning For Business Success
· Holly Sugar Sports Fields
“I’m ecstatic that Tracy is featured in the “Strong Cities, Strong State” campaign. I believe Tracy exemplifies sound leadership, policy and management along with the quality of life characteristics that make Tracy an outstanding," said Tracy City Manager R. Leon Churchill, Jr.
The overarching goal of the “Strong Cities” campaign is to promote the innovation and experience of local officials in delivering vital services at a time when this expertise is vitally needed by state leaders struggling with fundamental issues of governance. “Strong Cities | Strong State” seeks to position cities as vital, necessary and equal partners in building a better California.
The Strong Cities | Strong State campaign will continue profiling individual cities each day, with a goal of highlighting all California cities over the coming year-and-a-half. Profiles include photos, video and other media articulating how each individual city has been working to both provide essential services, as well as elevate the quality life of its residents. Success stories will range from public safety initiatives to educational partnerships, infrastructure improvements to community engagement strategies and more. Visit “Strong Cities | Strong State” at www.strongcitiesstrongstate.com