Municipality of Chatham-Kent Cultivating Growth, Shore to Shore

Vision Statement

A welcoming, healthy, prosperous community that is culturally rich and naturally innovative.

Municipality of Chatham-Kent Cultivating Growth, Shore to Shore

Our Vision Statement represents the kind of community
we will and can become.

The Vision Statement addresses the four overarching Areas of Strategic Focus behind the Plan:

  • Economic Prosperity
  • A Healthy & Safe Community
  • People & Culture
  • Environmental Sustainability


open to new citizens/immigration, new ideas (entrepreneurship), protected from violent and
non-violent crime


policies that make healthy choices easy, better housing, focus on education, excellent recreational activities, opportunities to connect, safe and protected from crime, fire and natural disasters


solid infrastructure, thriving agri-business and support industries, well-educated, flexible to new opportunities

Culturally Rich

respect for different cultures, natural and human history, the arts


respect for the role of agriculture, our environment, natural resources


encouraging more agri-business, entrepreneurship in all fields, innovation in business/arts, preservation of natural resources

Share your vision for

Every decision we make should take us one step closer to realizing our Vision for Chatham-Kent!

Use #myckvision on Instagram or fill out the form to the right to share your vision with us!