Stewardship of City’s Physical & Environmental Assets Initiatives

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Ensure that the City's infrastructure is properly managed to ensure optimal availability and operating efficiency

On Target 
Develop Asset Management Plans
On Target 
Develop/Implement Asset Management Systems
On Target 
Identify Critical Infrastructure 
Close to Target 
Develop Asset Maintenance Plans 

Provide comprehensive planning processes for future infrastructure needs

On Target 
Update DurhamWalks and Bicycle Plan to identify highest priorities
Needs Improvement 
Initiate joint City County facility master planning (Joint Economic Development Strategic Plan)
Needs Improvement 
Complete Phase 1 of the Station Area Strategic Infrastructure project, developing prioritized infrastructure recommendations for the nine urban light rail station areas from Alston Avenue to Erwin Road 
Needs Improvement 
Complete issue identification and a review of all existing policies in advance of updating the City's Comprehensive land use plan 

Protect natural resources by limiting the environmental impact of city operations and fostering community partnerships

Complete 
Conduct waste stream characterization study to identify potential changes
On Target 
Develop a reclaimed water master plan
Complete 
Institute a green workplace employee engagement program 
On Target 
Create and market a Green Business Challenge to help businesses assess their current level of environmental stewardship, improve their environmental practices, and recognize their achievements 
On Target 
Make recommendations and estimate costs for a citywide street tree inventory that will inform community leaders and other stakeholders as to the short and long range tree removal, planting and replacement needs and costs 
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