In 2014, the League's Board of Directors, in partnership with the UNC School of Government, initiated a process to establish a vision of how cities and towns will operate in 2030. Vision 2030 was born of a desire to allow North Carolina cities and towns and their residents to chart a course that will enable all – regardless of size or make-up – to thrive, to meet the challenges of the 21st Century, and to continue to reflect their own diverse visions for themselves.
Now that the NCLM Board of Directors, led by its Strategic Visioning Task Force, has
established and adopted its Vision 2030, we are at the place to answer the question, “How
can the League help NC municipal governments reach their BEST future?” At the most
basic level, to become a transformative organization for the fulfillment of Vision 2030, the
League must execute in these five strategic areas: