Performance Management

2012 Certificate of Excellence Award ImageMeasuring the City's Strategic Performance

The City of Olathe is focused on developing measurable strategies to achieve excellence in efficiency and service delivery in order to provide the citizens of Olathe with the most value for every tax dollar.  In order to achieve these goals, the City uses a number of key tools to develop and measure its progress toward strategic targets.  For many consecutive years, Olathe has received the International City/County Management Association's (ICMA) highest award for Performance Measurement.


The Performance Management Division:

  • Coordinates the City's primary citizen survey known as DirectionFinder®
  • Provides ad hoc analysis and decision support of research data using sophisticated statistical and analytical tools
  • Offers and coordinates professional facilitation services for City staff


Performance Management is a Division of the Resource Management Department located at:

Olathe City Hall

100 E Santa Fe

Olathe, KS  66061

Office hours are 8a.m. – 5p.m. (CST), Monday through Friday, closed on City of Olathe holidays.


Name   Telephone Number
Ed Foley   913-971-8764


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