Community Survey

* 1. Are you a resident of the City of Valley? (your residence is within the City Limits)

* 2. What is your age?

* 3. Please let us know how you feel about the following:

  Very Satisfied Satisfied Neutral Dissatisfied Very Dissatisfied Don't Know
School System
Water and Sewer Utilities
Police Department
Fire Department
Public Library
Senior Center
Community Center/Sports Plex
Healthcare
City Government

* 4. Are you concerned about the following items?

  Very Concerned Concerned Somewhat Concerned Not Concerned Don't Know
Lack of New Housing Development
Lack of New Industrial Development
Few Skilled Job Opportunities
No Downtown/City Core 
Too much rental property
Neighborhood Appearances
Lack of Proper Sigage and Way-finding
Crime
Stormwater Drainage
No Entertainment Attractions

* 5. Please rank what you feel are the most important needs for the City of Valley, with 1 being the most important or urgent need and 10 being the least important or urgent need:

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
More Industrial Jobs and Opportunities
Establishment of a Downtown Business District  
More Retail and Commercial Business Opportunity 
Property Maintenance and Appearance
Skilled Workforce Training and Development
Better Community Planning
Improved Stormwater Drainage
Proper Re-use of Mill Properties
Better Signage and Way-finding
Historic Preservation

* 6. What opportunities do you think the City should make a priority? (Check as many as you feel necessary)

* 7. How satisfied are you with the City's communication with residents?

* 8. Have you contacted the City of Valley in the last year? (If "No" skip to question 11)

* 9. How would you rate the City's customer service?

* 10. If things were to continue the same as usual in the City of Valley, how do you think the City would stand in 10 years

* 11. As the final question in the survey we would like to inquire of your own personal experiences "good or bad" from your life as a Valley resident or as someone who lives nearby and also has experience and influence from the community in some way. This is the section of the survey which will take the community plan to an even deeper level with a "storytelling" element. We assure that all responses will remain ananoymous, unless you prefer otherwise. Thank you for your participation in making the City of Valley an even greater place to live, work, play, and invest in.

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