Nowata County 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan Survey

We need your help, your input matters for Nowata County Transportation Planning efforts!
All citizens are eligible to participate in this survey, however it must be related to Nowata County.
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* 1. In which City/Town and County do you reside?

* 2. Do you Work or Attend School outside your Home?

* 3. If so, how many Miles (Round Trip) per day do you travel to Work or Attend School?

* 4. If so, how many days per week do you travel to Work or Attend School?

* 5. What City or Town and County do you travel to Work or Attend School?

* 6. What type of transportation do you use most often to go to Work or School?

* 7. If you are a student in School (outside the home), what grade/level are you currently attending?

* 8. How often do you use the listed methods of transportation for other trips such as shopping, medical appointments, or social?

  Every Day 3 to 4 Times a Week 1 to 2 Times a Week 1 to 2 Times a Month Never
Car (Alone or with a Household Member)
Public Transportation (Shuttle/Bus)

* 9. How many total Miles do you travel for these other trips per week?

* 10. Please indicate how important each of these travel subjects are to you?

  Not Important Somewhat Important Important Very Important N/A
Improve Technology of Signals
Intersection Improvements
Pedestrian Accommodations/Sidewalks
Maintenance Improvements
Bicycle Lanes/Walking Trails
More Bus Service/Public Transit
Availability of Passenger Rail Service
Connection to US/State Highways
Maintenance of Bridges
Protecting the Environment
Improve Traffic Signage
Improving Access to Freight Rail Service
Providing a Smooth Driving Surface
Improve existing roadways; Reconstruction of Steep Hills or Sharp Curves
Add Shoulders on US/State Highways
Improve Air Traffic (Freight/Passenger)

* 11. Given limited funding, which do you think should be a priority when selecting transportation projects?

  Not Important Somewhat Important Important Very Important
Supports Economic Development
Improves Safety
Reduces Congestion
Bicycle Lanes or Facilities
Improve Pedestrian Walkways
Improves Travel Choices
Reduces Energy Consumption/Pollution
Improve Air Traffic Options
Improve Freight Movement

* 12. What are some specific locations with traffic problems that you encounter throughout the day?

* 13. If funding sources were available for infrastructure improvements over the next 20 years, what areas of economic development do you recommend as an improvement for the Nowata County citizens' quality of life?

  Not Important Somewhat Important Important Very Important
Retail (Shopping)
Manufacturers (Work)
Entertainment Venues (Social)
Medical Facilities/Hospitals (Medical)
Schools (Education)
Housing (Social)
Public/Private Partnerships

* 14. What is your most important transportation safety concern in Nowata County?

* 15. Do you use public transit within Nowata County? 

* 16. Which of the following improvements to public transit would enable you to use their services?

* 17. Overall, how would you rate the quality of the bicycle and pedestrian network in Nowata County?

* 18. Would you ride a bicycle and/or walk more if additional bicycle/pedestrian pathways were available?

* 19. Which of the following bicycle/pedestrian features would be helpful to you?

* 20. Would you support any of the following sources to fund transportation improvements?

* 21. Which of the following rail and traffic mobility improvements do you support as it relates to safety, travel times and emergency accessibility in Nowata County?

  Fully Support Support Indifferent Do Not Support
Road and Railroad improvements at existing railroad crossings
Traffic Light synchronization near railroad crossings
Elevating railroad tracks
Road Overpass/Underpass at key Intersections

* 22. What do you think is the biggest challenge in creating a transportation system that would best serve Nowata County by 2040?

  Not Important Somewhat Important Important Very Important
Changing Freight Patterns
Changing Demographics
Attitudes toward Transportation
Environmental Sensitivity
Growing Population
Passenger Transportation Services

* 23. Please provide additional comments regarding transportation improvements needed?

* 24. Demographic Information:  Age Group?

* 25. Demographic Information:  Gender?

* 26. Demographic Information:  Household Income?

* 27. Demographic Information:  Race/Ethnicity?

* 28. Name (Optional)