Thank you for taking the time to complete this survey by the Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce (LPCC) and the Clark Street Special Service Area #23. This survey will help the LPCC, business owners, property owners and potential tenants better understand how to serve the needs of nearby residents and visitors to Clark Street in Lincoln Park. Your responses will shape the future of this vibrant business district.

This survey should take about 10 minutes to complete. Your answers will be anonymous and confidential. If you complete the entire survey and provide your name and email address, you will be entered into a drawing for two free tickets to the 2015 Cravings on Clark restaurant crawl and a $100 gift certificate to your favorite business on Clark Street in Lincoln Park. Any contact information you choose to provide will not be shared with any other entity.

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In this survey "Clark Street in Lincoln Park" refers to Clark Street from Diversey Parkway to Armitage Avenue and the south side of Diversey Parkway from Orchard Street to Lakeview Avenue, highlighted in yellow in the map below.

In this survey "Clark Street in Lincoln Park" refers to Clark Street from Diversey Parkway to Armitage Avenue and the south side of Diversey Parkway from Orchard Street to Lakeview Avenue, highlighted in yellow in the map below.

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* 1. Visualizing Clark Street in Lincoln Park as four separate areas (see map above), about how often do you visit businesses in each area?

  Daily A few times each week Weekly Monthly A few times a year Never
North: Diversey Avenue from Orchard to Lakeview, and Clark Street from Diversey to Wrightwood
North-Central: Clark Street from Wrightwood to Fullerton
South-Central: Clark Street from Fullerton to Webster
South: Clark Street from Webster to Armitage

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* 2. Which of the following do you consider priorities for improving the Clark Street business district in Lincoln Park? (Choose up to 3.)

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* 3. When deciding whether to shop or dine on Clark Street in Lincoln Park, how important are these factors?

  Very Important Somewhat Important Somewhat Unimportant Very Unimportant No Opinion
Availability of retail options
Attractiveness of the street
Bike parking and access
Value of dining options
Safety
Value of retail options
Parking convenience
Availability of dining options
Accessible to public transit
Supporting my community
Personal employment nearby

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* 4. Rate your overall satisfaction with the following aspects of Clark Street in Lincoln Park.

  Excellent Above Average Average Below Average Poor I don't know
Variety of retail and dining available
Landscaping
Community events
Condition of streets and sidewalks (e.g. in need of repairs)
Family-friendly activities
Quality of retail and dining available
Traffic flow
Green space and parks
Pedestrian safety
Customer service and friendliness of businesses
Cleanliness of streets and sidewalks
Parking convenience
Overall attractiveness
Store hours
General safety
Bicycle access and parking

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