The action plan will use community participation and feedback to create goals for implementing policies and programs that enhance the quality of life in the community for people of all ages and abilities.
By 2035, the United States will — for the first time ever — be a country comprised of more older adults than of children. The U.S. Census Bureau projects there will be 78 million people age 65 and over compared to 76.4 million under the age of 18. Carlsbad wants to be ready.
The city will be collecting data and learning from the community about ways to increase the livability of Carlsbad across the age spectrum.