City of Spartanburg Stakeholder Survey

The City of Spartanburg is developing the city’s 2019-2023 Consolidated Plan as part of its obligations for receiving funding from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). This stakeholder survey is part of the City’s efforts to obtain feedback from partner organizations. By completing this survey, you will help us identify the highest priority needs and issues in the community. Your input is important and will directly impact the decision-making process.

The survey should only take a few minutes of your time and no identifying personal information will be collected in connection with this survey.

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* 1. Name of your organization?

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* 2. Organization Type

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* 3. Which populations do you serve? (please mark all that apply)

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* 4. Please describe some of your agency/organization’s outcomes and accomplishments in the past year in your area of service.

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* 5. Please rate each of the following general community needs based on their importance in the community.

  Low Priority Medium Priority High Priority Do Not Know
Safe, decent, affordable housing programs such as new construction, rehabilitation, energy efficiency improvements, etc. for low income households
Employment and training opportunities for residents to develop job skills in needed fields
Housing assistance for special needs populations such as the elderly, persons with disabilities, persons with HIV/AIDS, or victims of domestic abuse.
Community development programs like the community and recreation centers, after school programs, and parks
Crime prevention through neighborhood programs
Assisting persons facing homelessness and homelessness prevention
Economic development through new retail centers and small business assistance
Elimination of slum and blighted areas by demolishing dilapidated buildings, increased code enforcement, and redevelopment of property
Infrastructure improvements to the water and sewage system, drainage, sidewalks, and streets
Increased fair housing awareness, particularly for low income households

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* 6. Where are some geographic areas in the City most affected by these issues and in high need of investment?

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* 7. Please rank the following priorities for funding from one (1) to seven (7) in order of importance to the community (1 being the most important and 7 being the least important).

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* 8. Comments

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