TRANSPORTATION, COMMUNITY FACILITIES & HOUSING

 

* 1. TRANSPORTATION: Please indicate whether you consider each of the following transportation needs to be a high, medium or low priority.

  High Priority Medium Priority Low Priority
Widening of Hwy 124 between Centralia and Hallsville
Improvements to the intersection of Hwy 22 and Jefferson St. to improve safety and congestion issues
Improvements to the intersection of Hwy 124 and Lakeview Ave, including a deceleration lane on Hwy 124 and a turn lane on Lakeview Ave to turn onto Hwy 124
Improvements to the student drop-off/pick-up area in front of Chester Boren Middle School on Jefferson St
Widening of Jefferson St near the High School (from Cox St to Gano Chance Dr) to three lanes with a  turn lane as the middle lane
Overlays to all downtown streets
Better public transportation to the region (Columbia, Mexico, Hallsville) for elderly or others without access to a car

* 2. Please rank the following needs from 1 - 7, with 1 representing the most important priority

  1 - Highest Priority 2 - 2nd Highest Priority 3 - 3rd Highest Priority 4 - 4th Highest Priority 5 - 5th Highest Priority 6 - 6th Highest Priority 7 - Least Important Priority
Widening of Hwy 124 between Centralia and Hallsville
Improvements to the intersection of Hwy 22 and Jefferson St. to improve safety and congestion issues
Improvements to the intersection of Hwy 124 and Lakeview Ave, including a deceleration lane on Hwy 124 and a turn lane on Lakeview Ave to turn onto Hwy 124
Improvements to the student drop-off/pick-up area in front of Chester Boren Middle School on Jefferson St
Widening of Jefferson St near the High School (from Cox St to Gano Chance Dr) to three lanes with a  turn lane as the middle lane
Overlays to all downtown streets
Better public transportation to the region (Columbia, Mexico, Hallsville) for elderly or others without access to a car

* 3. PARK AND RECREATION PRIORITIES: Please mark strongly agree, agree, neutral/no opinion, disagree, or strongly disagree.

  Strongly Agree Agree Neutral or No Opinion Disagree Strongly Disagree
Centralia should expand the Recreational Center
Centralia should build an indoor aquatic center.
Centralia (the school system or City) should build a Fine and Performing Arts Facility
Centralia should develop a walking trail system across the City (using some existing sidewalks)
The City needs to add additional park land/playing fields

* 4. PARK AND RECREATION PRIORITIES: Please rant which facility you think is the most important, with 1 representing most important and 5 the least important priority.

  1 - Highest priority 2 - 2nd highest priority 3 - 3rd highest priority 4 - 4th highest priority 5 - Least priority
Centralia should expand the Recreational Center
Centralia should build an indoor aquatic center.
Centralia (the school system or City) should build a Fine and Performing Arts Facility
Centralia should develop a walking trail system across the City (using some existing sidewalks)
The City needs to add additional park land/playing fields

* 5. HOUSING AND CODE ENFORCEMENT: How do you feel about the following statements made about future community facilities for Centralia and Centralia's housing policy? Please mark strongly agree, agree, neutral/no opinion, disagree, or strongly disagree. Also please rank which facility you think is most important, with 1 representing the most important priority and 5 the least important priority.

  Strongly Agree Agree Neutral or No Opinion Disagree Strongly Disagree
Centralia would benefit from adopting inspections and minimum standards for rental properties.
The City should make demolishing derelict houses a higher priority.

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