Lynchburg Adopts New Strategic Vision Statement

Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg has a new vision statement. It's "LYH: A great place to live, work and play."

Mayor Mike Gillette says the move is a strategic one for the city.

Gillete says the goal is to make that statement clear and concise, and he says it really ties all the city's ambitions together.

The acronym comes from the destination code used for Lynchburg by airlines and Amtrak.

So he says the idea is part of a larger effort to map out a clearer strategic plan for Lynchburg.