Village of Holly- Community Survey

Thank you for participating in the Village of Holly Community Survey.  This survey is 14 questions and should not take more than 10 minutes to complete. This survey is part of the Master Plan Update.  The same community survey is available in paper form at the Village Hall.  

All surveys are to be turned in by September 25.  

The Village of Holly Planning Commission is in the process of doing a Master Plan Update with the help of ROWE Professional Services Company.  A Master Plan is an assessment of the past and present of a community, and a projection of its’ future land use, infrastructure, and other community characteristics.  Some of the information included in the Master Plan are profiles on neighboring municipalities, demographic information, land uses, natural features, goals and objectives for the community, and much more.

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* 1. What is your connection to the Village of Holly? (Check all that apply.)

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* 2. If you have lived in the Village of Holly, how long have you lived here?

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* 3. If you have a business in the Village of Holly, how long have you been here?

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* 4. What is your age range?

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* 5. What are the various reasons you live in the Village of Holly? (List all that apply.)

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* 6. Residential Questions:

  Strongly Agree Somewhat Agree Neutral Somewhat Disagree Strongly Disagree
Mixed uses or live-work environments should be allowed within our commercial districts.  (This is where multiple uses, commercial on the first floor and residential on top, are put within one building.)
There should be more mixed uses, duplexes, and triplexes built within the village.
Housing for seniors is needed in the village.

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* 7. Other Non-Residential Questions:

  Strongly Agree Somewhat Agree Neutral  Somewhat Disagree Strongly Disagree
There is enough parking in the downtown area.
It should be a goal to expand the commercial area in the community. 
It should be a goal to expand the industrial area in the community.

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* 8. Environmental Questions:

  Strongly Agree Somewhat Agree Neutral  Somewhat Disagree Strongly Disagree
There should be an increase in park space in the village. 
There should be an expansion of the natural trail network in the village. 
More environmental practices should be adopted such as storm water practices like bioswales and rain gardens.

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* 9. Transportation Questions:

  Strongly Agree Somewhat Agree No Opinion Somewhat Disagree Strongly Disagree
There needs to be improvements on the location and number of sidewalks in the village.
There needs to be improvement of the location and number of bike lanes in the village. 
There needs to be more enforcement of maintenance of existing sidewalks.

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* 10. Community Service Questions:

  Strongly Satisfactory  Satisfactory Neutral Dissatisfactory Strongly Dissatisfactory
Condition of roads
Condition of sidewalks
Recreation facilities
Village utility services
Fire protection
Police enforcement
Streetscaping such as lighting and trees
Inspection and anti-blight service

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* 11. If you answered "Dissatisfactory" or "Strongly Dissatisfactory", please briefly describe why below:

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* 12. Attitude Questions:

  Excellent Good Adequate  Inadequate Poor Not Sure 
How would you rank the quality of life in the village?
How would you rank the affordability of housing in the village?
How would you rank the parks and recreational service in the village? 
How would you rank the quality of the DDA area? (North Holly Road/Saginaw Road from Quick Road to Junction Street)
How would you rank the pride within the village?
How would you rank the unity within the village?
How would you rank access to grocery stores?

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* 13. If you answered "Inadequate" or "Poor", please briefly describe why below:

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* 14. Additional Comments:

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