* Company name & address

* Contact Info: Please list your name, title & phone number

* E-Mail Address (e-mail address is only for business initiatives that could benefit or assist local businesses and will NOT be shared)

* What type of business do you have?

* How many employees do you employ?

* In the next 12 months does your business plan on hiring additional employees?

* How many?

* In the next 12 months, does your company plan on expanding or downsizing?

* The reason that your company is expanding or downsizing?

* Have you had any dealings with the Township's Community Planning & Compliance Department? and if so what division?

* How would you rate your experience?

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* Have you had any dealings with the Township's Economic Development Office, if so how would you rate your experience?

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* What are the main hurdles that you had experienced in dealing with the Township?

* In your opinion how do you rate the local economy in 2011 as compared to 2009-2010?

  much stronger slightly improving stagnant slightly declining greatly declining
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* How would you describe the level of communication and feed back from the Township on business concerns?

* From your business's perspective, what would you like to see improved upon in the Township regarding business development and retention?

* How would you rate your overall level of satisfaction with the Township of Hamilton Government?

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* Would you be interested in the following?

* What workshops or seminars should the Township provide you to assist your business development?

* How do you get news at a local/regional level?

* Did you participate or attend events during Hamilton Business Week?

* Would you be interested in participating next year during Hamilton Business Month?

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