A vision for the future

Casey C21 – Creating A Great City

A city where everyone can work locally, travel conveniently, and access all the services they need.

A city with state-of-the-art facilities for the arts, education, sports and leisure.

A city where everyone belongs to a vibrant, safe and connected community, based on mutual respect and understanding.

A city where the built and natural environments are complementary, clean and enjoyable.

Theme1
Connecting and supporting people

CHOICE IN CASEY

Provide and facilitate a choice of facilities and services that reflect the diversity of Casey.
SAFE CASEY
Work with agencies
and the community to ensure people can go about their lives without fear or risk of harm.

INCLUSIVE
COMMUNITY

Foster and uphold
a multicultural, supportive, interactive and compassionate community.

Theme2
Improving transport

EFFICIENT AND RELIABLE NETWORK

Provide and advocate for adequate road, rail and paths so all community members can travel easily and in a timely and comfortable manner.

TRANSPORT
CHOICE

Ensure that people can access jobs, services and facilities by public transport, cycling, walking and by private vehicle.

ACCESSIBLE TRANSPORT

Consider all people, regardless of age, ability and income, in the provision
of transport infrastructure.

Theme3
Protecting our environment

BIODIVERSE
ENVIRONMENT

Protect, conserve and enhance Casey’s biodiversity, recognising its fundamental importance in achieving a healthy environment and way of life for current and future generations.

A NATURAL AND HEALTH ENVIRONMENT

Keep all open spaces, urban and natural environments, green and clean.

SUSTAINABLE CASEY

Act at a local level to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and to make Casey a sustainable city.

Theme4
Attracting business and local jobs

JOBS FOR A KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY

Facilitate the creation of knowledge based jobs in Casey.

A LEARNING
CITY

Develop a culture which recognises the importance of learning and education as the key to future prosperity, and support equal opportunity for everyone.

ENTREPRENEURIAL ENVIRONMENT

Support entrepreneurship by creating an environment with sufficient resources and opportunities for individuals and businesses with ideas.

Theme5
Creating a sense of place

PLANNED COMMUNITIES

Ensure all suburbs are proactively planned, including the physical infrastructure, the supporting services and community activities.

A CASEY
IDENTITY

Create a distinct image and identity for Casey and for Casey’s diverse range of communities and places.

THRIVING AND
ACTIVE CASEY

Build and program a diverse range of spaces for arts, culture, tourism, sports and leisure.