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* 1. Rank the following items you want to see or see more of downtown:

  Very Important Important Someday Wouldn't Use
Grocery Store
White Linen Restaurants
More Casual Restaurants
More Local Pubs
Business/Office Supply
Specialty Item/Card/Gift Shop
Sportswear/Gear Shop
Jazz Bar/Wine Bar
More Nightlife(Music/Dancing)
Health Food Store/Vitamin Shop
Veterinarian and/or Pet Store
Fitness Center
Museums/Art Galleries
Antique Store
Boutique Clothing Stores
Coffee House
Bagel/Donut Shop
Bookstore
Deli/Sandwich Shop
Ice Cream Parlor
Outdoor Farmer’s Market
Indoor Farmer’s Market
Weekly Market(Merchandise & Produce)
Movie Theatre/Performance Hall
Downtown City Park/Picnic Area w/Music
Convenience Store w/Pharmacy
More Ethnic Restaurants(Cuban,Thai,Chinese)
Children's/Youth Activity Center

* 2. Which specific businesses listed below would you patronize if they opened in the downtown area?

* 3. What are the two biggest reasons you go downtown?(Establishment name, attraction, activity, etc.)

* 4. How strongly do you agree or disagree with the
following statements?

  Strongly Agree Somewhat Agree Neutral Strongly Disagree
I always try to buy products/services locally if possible
Downtown merchants & staff are friendly & helpful
I feel safe downtown during the day
I feel safe downtown at night
Downtown businesses are open when I want to shop
Downtown businesses sell products/services I want
I like to bring guests downtown
I recommend shopping downtown
I recommend eating downtown

* 5. How often do you do the following?

  2+ Times a Week Once a Week 1-2 Times a Month Once Every Few Months Never
Eat downtown, dine in the restaurant
Eat downtown, to go/carry out
Eat downtown, for breakfast
Eat downtown, for lunch
Eat downtown, for dinner
Eat a dinner that costs $5 or less per person
Eat a dinner that costs $5-10 per person
Eat a dinner that costs $10-15 per person
Eat a dinner that costs $15-20 per person
Eat a dinner that costs $20-25 per person
Eat a dinner that costs $25 or more per person
Eat at a restaurant in Camp Creek Marketplace
Eat at a restaurant in East Point(not downtown or Camp Creek)
Eat at a restaurant outside of East Point
Grocery shop close to where you work
Grocery shop close to where you live
Shop at grocery stores like Trader Joe’s
Shop at grocery stores like Whole Foods
Shop at grocery stores like Publix, Kroger
Shop at grocery stores like Wayfield, Save-A-Lot, Piggly Wiggly
Shop at Farmer’s Markets
Shop Non-grocery retail stores in downtown
Come downtown for personal care services(salon, etc.)
Come downtown for professional services(insurance,bank etc.)
How often would you use a walking trail close to your home
How often would you use a bicycle trail close to your home
How often would you use a public pool close to your home

* 6. I eat at restaurants outside of downtown East Point due to:

  Strongly Agree Somewhat Agree Neutral Strongly Disagree
Better location/atmosphere
Closer to work
Closer to home
Better parking
Better hours
Better service
Better quality
Better selection
Better price
Better safety

* 7. I shop at stores outside of downtown East Point due to:

  Strongly Agree Somewhat Agree Neutral Strongly Disagree
Better location/atmosphere
Closer to work
Closer to home
Better parking
Better hours
Better service
Better quality
Better selection
Better price
Better safety

* 8. If funding was available, please rank the following you would like to see happen downtown.

  Very Important Important Someday Don't Need It
Cleaner Streets
Wayfinding Signage
New Street Lighting
New Sidewalks/Pavers
More Parking Areas
Newly Paved Roads
Newly Striped Streets/Parking
More New Trash Cans
New Planters/Beautification
New Street Banners(seasonal & permanent)
Downtown City Park/Picnic Area
Nice Outdoor Community Event Space
Walking Paths/Bicycle Trails

* 9. Where do you typically park when you drive to downtown?

* 10. How far away do you typically have to park from your downtown destination?

* 11. How far do you live from Downtown?

* 12. How far do you live from where you work?

* 13. How often do you use MARTA?

* 14. In order to increase tourism in East Point, what do you feel makes East Point a "Destination" or could potentially make East Point a destination for tourists? Check all that apply.

* 15. If there was a Downtown Critter/Mascot/Icon, what do you think it should be (Hapeville has the Butterflies, New Orleans has the Trolleys, etc.)? Vote for your favorite three below or add your own suggestion in the comment section)

* 16. EVENTS. . .Please answer the following.

  yes no maybe
I will attend EPMSA’s next “Taste of East Point” event (Always the first Saturday in May)
I will attend EPMSA’s next 4th of July Fireworks event
I will attend EPMSA’s next “Destination East Point” event (Always the first Saturday in October)
I will attend EPMSA’s next “EP Celebrates the Holidays”event
I will attend other events downtown(Specify in comments section below)
I would attend summer/fall movies shown OUTDOORS downtown
I would attend movies shown INDOORS downtown
I would attend OUTDOOR concerts/theatre downtown
I would attend INDOOR concerts/theatre downtown
I am happy with the City of EP’s entertainment options
I am happy with the City of EP’s recreation programs

* 17. What community based events or programs do you think would do well in Downtown East Point?

* 18. What types of music selections would you like to hear at future events Downtown?

* 19. Would you be interested in volunteering for any of the following events/projects with the East Point Main Street Association (www.DowntownEastPoint.com)?

* 20. Do you have any additional comments, concerns, suggestions for improving Downtown East Point?

* 21. Would you like to be added to the the newly released "Downtown East Point Newsletter" email distribution list? If so, add your email address (and a friend's)below.

* 22. Are you currently a business owner or are you interested in opening a business in East Point? If Yes, please provide your contact info here or email erodgers@eastpointcity.org or call 404-270-7059.

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