Community visioning “is simply a process by
which a community envisions the future it
wants, and plans how to achieve it.”
The process typically involves tracking emerging
trends and issues, exploring alternative futures,
charting preferred directions and putting the
vision into action.
Ames, S. (ed) 2001,
A Guide to Community Visioning,
Revised Edition, Oregon Visions Project,
American Planning Association, Oregon:7.