A home-town feel is a major part of the identity of Hopkins. Surveys have demonstrated that it is also one of the primary reasons people like living in Hopkins. Efforts in the future need to capitalize on and enhance this important city asset.
Strategy 1: Create a More Vibrant Business Community
Strengthen image of arts community
Promote shopping local
Promote business assistance program
Develop wayfinding plan for community
Work with “Think Hopkins” on business recruitment efforts.