Diverse & Connected Community
Goal: Cultivate a well-connected community, working together and with others in the region to implement a common vision for Redmond’s sustainable future.

Community priority: I want a sense of community and connection with others.
left-right arrow No apparent overall positive or negative trend.

Human Services. Every dollar the City of Redmond invests in human services is leveraged more than five times over by service providers. 96 percent of service providers meet contracted performance results, the highest figure recorded since 2009.

Electronic Media. There were about 3.4 million page views on Redmond.gov during 2013 compared to 5.5 million in 2012. Much of the difference is due to the volatility in traffic camera page view and how such views are counted. The City continues to engage the community through print, other electronic, and social media.

Annexation. The City annexed 5.3 acres of land, slightly decreasing the acres of potential annexation area remaining from 579 to 574.

Engagement. 75 percent of Redmond’s citizen survey respondents feel very satisfied or satisfied with their engagement in community events, programs and volunteer opportunities.

Baseline Observed Objective Trend*
Community engagement
Percent who are very or somewhat satisfied with type and variety of events, programs and volunteer opportunities 75%
Percent rating information about events, programs and volunteer opportunities as excellent or good 68%
Participation in neighborhood planning (meetings, events, web visits, etc.)  9,449
10,924 (2013) N/A N/A
Neighborhood matching grants
(number of grants awarded)
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Online permits
(number issued online as percent of total available to be issued online)
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Total land annexed
(acres remaining in potential annexation area)
N/A left-right arrow
Website views (millions) 2.7
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Human services
Service providers meeting contracted performance results 93%
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Dollars leveraged per City dollar invested $4.62
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* Trend over three most recent data points.

Jeff Churchill

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