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Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning is an ongoing process for King County government. It is an important aspect of our management approach, informs our business planning, and helps decision-makers and the public understand where we’re going, how we are going to get there, and what we plan to achieve when we arrive.

True North and Values

At King County, our work is guided by our True North and values. Our True North is what we aspire to: Making King County a welcoming community where every person can thrive. To learn more, visit our True North and Values website.

Strategic Plans for Agencies and Initiatives

King County agencies and cross-functional teams conduct strategic planning to address their challenges and achieve their goals. Some examples of these plans include:

Strategic Planning Training and Resources

The Office of Performance, Strategy and Budget provides strategic planning support and training for County agencies to help improve performance and accountability. 


Strategic Planning Guidebook





For more information, please contact:

Van Badzik, Strategy and Performance Analyst  

Performance, Strategy and Budget