TOWN OF MENASHA OPINION SURVEY  AUGUST, 2001

   FOR: TOWN OF MENASHA COMPREHENSIVE PLAN REVISION

 

 

A. Please indicate your opinion on the following issues.

 

 (Check ONE ANSWER for each issue. but if unsure, leave blank)

 

 

 

 

Strongly

Agree

Agree

Disagree

Strongly

Disagree

 

 1.

The Town should promote higher density housing in areas served by adequate infrastructure, to prevent sprawl.

 

 

 

 

 

 2.

There is a sufficient amount and variety of rental housing in the Town of Menasha.

 

 

 

 

 

 3.

The Town has a variety of housing densities that are safe, affordable, and of quality construction in all areas of the Town.

 

 

 

 

 

 4.

The Town should make efforts to attract larger corporations to create more job opportunities and a stronger economy.

 

 

 

 

 

 5.

The Town lacks sufficient commercial/retail development to meet basic needs.

 

 

 

 

 

 6.

The Town should identify environmentally sensitive areas and establish environmental corridors.

 

 

 

 

 

 7.

Development of Recreational trails for bikes, rollerblades and walking need to be continued.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 8.

The Town of Menasha is growing at a comfortable pace.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  9.

Air, water quality, and the environment are important issues to me.

 

 

 

 

 

 10.

Major arterial and collector streets should be planned and constructed as growth mandates.

 

 

 

 

 

 11.

Every resident should be within walking distance (one-quarter mile) of a Town Park.

 

 

 

 

 

 12.

The Town should reserve more land for parks and conservation areas.

 

 

 

 

 

 13.

Railroad crossing delays in the Town of Menasha affect you and your family on a regular basis.

 

 

 

 

 

B. We would like to know if you support or oppose each of the following ideas

 or projects which the Town of Menasha may promote or participate in.

 

(Check ONE ANSWER for each issue. but if unsure, leave blank)

 

 

Strongly

Support

Support

Oppose

Strongly

Oppose

 

1.       

Drainage problems are an issue in my neighborhood.

 

 

 

 

 

2.       

There should be more landscaping along major streets.

 

 

 

 

 

3.       

There should be continued Town promotion of private Industrial Parks.

 

 

 

 

 

4.       

I am currently satisfied with the public transportation (Valley Transit) bus service to the Town

 

 

 

 

 

5.       

The Town should continue to promote intergovernmental cooperation through all their planning efforts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

C.     Please answer the following questions about yourself. This information will

be used only to compare people's answers. It will not be used to identify you

in any way.

 

 

 

What age category includes you?

 

1. Under 25 __________    3. 46-65 _________

2. 25-45       __________   4. Over 65________

 

How long have you lived in the Town?

Less than a year___           7-10 years___

1-3 years___                     more than 10 years___

4-6 years___

 

What type of Housing do you live in?

Single Family____              Duplex_____    

Multi-Family____               Other_____ 

Mobile Home____

 

Do you:

Own____  rent____ Lease____