The city of Elkins is looking to the future by putting together a comprehensive plan.
It said the plan will identify what investments should be a priority for the city in the next 10 years.
City Clerk Sutton Stokes said the involvement of the entire community is essential and that the city will ask for public for input.
"These will opportunities for the residents and citizens of Elkins and frankly the surrounding area who have an interest as well to express what they think are the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and things that threaten their communities livability," Stokes said.
The city will hold a public meeting on the plans at the Old Brick Playhouse in Elkins from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 26.