Village of Elsah Strategic Plan

In December of 2017, the Elsah Board of Trustees adopted a strategic plan based on 18 months of deliberations, data, and public input. Click here for the latest version which includes progress and next steps as of July 2018.


The village of Elsah exists to improve the quality of life of our residents and business community by providing responsive and efficient municipal services to support the historic status of our village.


Drawing on our historic status, Elsah will be known as a place to live and visit because of its vibrant energy, modern infrastructure, and informed community members, committed to a prosperous future for the village.

Strategic Goals

  1. Create conditions for Village economic development including the development of relevant partnerships.

  2. Refresh and rebrand Village ordinances.

  3. Build infrastructure to support Village needs.

  4. Enhance Village administration, including communication to residents, partners, and the community.