Exterior Lighting Survey

Please fill out our survey. All forms are anonymous and completely confidential.

* 1. Are you a resident of Liberty Township, NJ?

* 2. What do you value about living in Liberty Township. Please mark all that apply.

* 3. How important is it to you that Liberty Township remain as it is, a suburban community with a 'country' atmosphere?

* 4. Would you feel comfortable asking your neighbor to adjust their lighting if their lights shine onto your property?

* 5. Why do you use exterior lights? Please mark all that apply.

* 6. If you use exterior lights, how long are they on?

* 8. An outdoor light without shielding allows the light source (bulb) and resulting glare to be visible beyond property lines. How do you feel about seeing this glare from other properties?

* 9. Would you be willing to change your exterior fixtures with compliant, energy efficient fixtures? 

* 10. Light trespass is light from one property shining onto another person's property. Which of the following statements describes your feelings about light trespass. Please mark all that apply.

* 11. Artificial light at night can harm your health. Do exterior lights from other properties cause any of the following. Please mark all that apply.

* 12. Glare from exterior lights that spill onto roadways can affect driving or walking at night. Does glare affect your night driving or walk in Liberty Township?

  No Somewhat Yes
There are areas where I must slow  my car down because of glare.
There are areas where the glare is blinding.
There are areas where vision is obscured.

* 13. Is there glare or light trespass onto your property from any of the following ? Please check all that apply?

* 14. Should someone approach you with a complaint about your exterior lights, what would your reaction be? Please check all that apply.

* 15. Would you be more comfortable with a Township official resolving your exterior lighting dispute?

no Somewhat
i We adjusted the number you entered based on the slider’s scale.

* 16. When was the last time you walked the perimeter of your property at night, with your exterior lights on?

* 17. If you have walked your property perimeter at night with your exterior lights on, which of following did you observe ? Please mark all that apply.

* 18. Exterior lighting can change the character of the area. Which of the following do you think would improve the character of Liberty Township?  Please mark all that apply.

* 20. Would you use suggested exterior lighting guidelines on your property to improve the character of Liberty Township ?