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Share your vision of what our community should look like and how we are going to get there in the next 10 years.

* 1. In what ways do you participate in the community?

* 2. To which community do you feel you most belong?

* 3. What would improve our RECREATION OPPORTUNITIES?

  Very important Somewhat important Neutral Not important
Additional playfields for soccer and softball
Regional aquatic center with indoor Olympic-sized pool
Major professional team (Think of Green Bay, pop. 103,000)
Amusement park
More instructional and competitive sports programs for adults
Competitive rowing teams/local rowing club
Gondola ride from Red to Rattlesnake mountains
More "water play" opportunities in local parks
Championship golf course with PGA/LPGA event.
Bring in a NASCAR event

* 4. What vision do you have for the community in the area of ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT/INDUSTRY/TOURISM?

  Very important Somewhat important Neutral Not important
Make WSU Tri-Cities a residential campus with sports teams
Build new nuclear plants
Planned neighborhoods so people can live, work and play in one place.
High speed rail to Seattle/Portland/Spokane
Develop a music niche, maybe jazz to go with our wineries (think Nashville or Branson)
Consolidate Tri-Cities
Harness wind/solar energy
Light rail for local use.
Reprocess nuclear waste/ GNEP.
Revitalize downtowns.
Replace Vista Field with new Coliseum
Focus on community safety
Build another destination shopping mall.

* 5. What vision do you have for the community in the area of RIVERFRONT DEVELOPMENT?

  Very important Somewhat important Neutral Not important
Retain open spaces along river
Bring a water taxi
Artificial sandy beaches
A safe place for all to swim in the river
Build another bridge
Beach volleyball courts
Gondola ride over the Columbia River
A spectacular venue to draw BIG name acts
Public docks accessing restaurants/shopping
Encourage retail and guest services along river

* 6. What vision do you have for the community in the area of CULTURAL EVENTS/NIGHT LIFE?

  Very important Somewhat important Neutral Not important
Professional acting/opera company
Performing arts center
Wine bars and coffee shops that stay open later
More places to go dancing
Create a performing arts high school/college
Hanford Reach Interpretive Center
Club scene that nurtures local music

* 7. In what ways is the community succeeding?

* 8. In what ways is the community failing?

* 9. Fill in your name and number to be entered in a drawing to win an iPod. (Other information optional.)

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