Vision Joplin 2022

A group of area citizens is imagining the Joplin of 2022 and they need your help! Residents & community leaders have identified six key topics that are important to the improvement and growth of the city over the next five years, and they are asking for your time and your talents to shape the community in one or more of these areas. To learn more about the initiative, watch this video.

The topics are listed in the tabs below, along with additional details for each area.
  1. Education
  2. Governance
  3. Healthy Living/Wellness
  4. Job Growth
  5. Positive Marketing/Branding
  6. Quality of Life

 to support the citizens' desire for Quality Schools by developing a community of learners rooted in strong communications, collaboration, critical thinking, and creative thought to ensure an engaged and informed community.

Team Leaders: Dr. Brad Hodson and Dr. Norman Ridder

Final Report

On May 15, 2017, members of the Vision Joplin 2022 team presented their final report to the Joplin City Council. Links to the documents presented can be found below.

Final Report presented to the City Council on May 15, 2017
Final Report Summary

How You Can Stay Involved

Here's how you can get caught up and/or stay involved in the conversation: