Environmental Master Plan - Public Survey Questions

* 1. The Environmental Master Plan has seven focus areas. Please rank the following focus areas in order of importance, with 1 being the area you believe is the most important for The City to focus on and 7 the least important.

* 2. What current programs, services, or initiatives do you think are making a difference in protecting or improving Red Deer's environment?

* 3. What top 3 actions do you think The City should take to protect or improve the environment?

* 4. Would you be willing to take the bus at least once a week as part of your regular commute to protect or improve the environment?

* 5. Would you be willing to walk or bike at least once a week as part of your regular commute to protect or improve the environment?

* 6. Would you be willing to turn off your vehicle engine to reduce idling to protect or improve the environment?

* 7. Would you be willing to recycle on a regular basis to protect or improve the environment?

* 8. Would you be willing to compost at home on a regular basis to protect or improve the environment?

* 9. Would you be willing to take unused medications to a pharmacy for proper disposal to protect or improve the environment?

* 10. Would you be willing to buy and/or sell used items to reduce waste to protect or improve the environment?

* 11. Would you be willing to spend time in parks and/or natural areas in our city to protect or improve the environment?

* 12. Would you be willing to collect rain water for watering outdoor and/or indoor plants to protect or improve the environment?

* 13. Would you be willing to install water and/or energy-efficient fixtures, equipment or appliances to protect or improve the environment?

* 14. Would you be willing to add more insulation and/or more energy-efficient windows to your home to protect or improve the environment?

* 15. Would you be willing to grow your own fruits and vegetables to protect or improve the environment?

* 16. Would you be willing to conduct a home energy audit to protect or improve the environment?

* 17. Would you be willing to switch to LED bulbs to protect or improve the environment?

* 18. Would you be willing to invest in renewable energy, such as solar panels to protect or improve the environment?

* 19. Would you be willing to choose environmentally friendly products and control methods for your yard or garden rather than chemical products to protect or improve the environment?

* 20. Would you be willing to naturescape/use plants that are native to Red Deer in your landscaping to protect or improve the environment?

* 21. Would you be willing to leave grass clippings on your lawn to protect or improve the environment?

* 22. What can The City do to support your efforts to do more for the environment?

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