1. Survey Purpose

Dear San Carlos Avenue Business Person,

This survey is part of the doctoral dissertation research I am conducting on the effect of street design on the use of "main streets". I would much appreciate your assistance by filling out the short questionnaire regarding your own business and your perspectives on San Carlos Avenue in downtown San Carlos. The results will increase understanding of the use and effectiveness of your street and other "main streets".

Please feel free to contact me at sustainablestreets@gmail.com with any questions. Thanks in advance!

Best regards,

Joe Kott

* 1. What is the nature of your business on San Carlos Avenue?

* 2. How long has your business been located on San Carlos Avenue?

* 3. How many employees (full-time and part-time) do you have?

* 4. What are your typical hours and days of business each week?

* 5. How would you rate San Carlos Avenue as a place to do business?

* 6. What do you LIKE about San Carlos Avenue as a street?

* 7. What do you DISLIKE about San Carlos Avenue as a street?

* 8. How would you IMPROVE San Carlos Avenue as a street?

* 9. How active (i.e. lots or few people are on it each day) a street do you consider San Carlos Avenue to be?

* 10. What other opinions do you wish to express about San Carlos Avenue?

* 11. Would you be interested in participating in a follow-up focus group session and/or in-depth personal interview in connection with this research project? If you answer "yes" below, please send a note of interest to sustainablestreets@gmail.com

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