West Lampeter Township is currently updating the comprehensive plan that will guide its growth and development for the next 10-20 years. The first steps in preparing for the future are to ask the Township’s community members to tell us what type of place they would like it to be. Please take a moment to complete this questionnaire. It is the Comprehensive Plan update’s first opportunity to participate in the planning of your community’s future.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Community Development Department at (717) 464-8019.

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* 1. Do you: (check all that apply)

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* 2. My age is:

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* 3. I live in West Lampeter Township because: (check all that apply)

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* 4. If you could bring one business to WLT,
what would it be? (business name or type)

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* 5. What one business would you not want to
see come to WLT? (business name or type)

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* 6. What type of commercial development would you like to see in WLT and where?

  Want
to See
Lampeter
Village
Willow Street
Village
Other (explain in space below)
Fast food restaurant
Sit-down restaurant
Grocery store
Retail clothing store
Service station
Bakery
Professional office
Big box store
Hardware store
Farm supply
R&D facility
Manufacturing
Shopping center

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* 7. Rank the importance of the following characteristics for preserving community
character: (1 is highest)

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* 8. What are WLT’s greatest strengths and
assets?

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* 9. What are the most critical issues facing
WLT today?

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* 10. Do you support or oppose the following types of residential development in WLT?

  Strongly Support Support Oppose Strongly Oppose No Opinion
Single-family homes on large lots
Single-family homes on modest lots
Mixed-residential community
Multi-family homes/townhouses
Retirement community
Assisted living facility
Condominium building/development
Apartment buildings
Entry level/starter homes
Affordable/supported housing
Housing over commercial spaces
No additional housing development

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* 11. How concerned are you about:

  Very A Little Not at All No Opinion
Traffic congestion within WLT
Crime/safety
Property maintenance
Pedestrian safety
Public parking
Drinking water
Wastewater treatment
Sidewalks
Parks/trails
Adequate public transportation
Lack of safe area for kids to play
Loss of farmland
Climate change

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* 12. What other concern(s) do you have that
are not listed in question 11?

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* 13. Which of these would you like to see in WLT?

  Want to See Highest Priority
Medical facility
Library
Senior center
Community center
General services/activities for seniors
General services/activities for kids
Public transportation options
Reliable internet service
Other:

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* 14. Do you agree or disagree with the statements below?

  Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree No Opinion
The Township has an adequate supply of housing.
The Township should encourage more affordable housing.
The Township should actively promote job growth.
The Township should encourage new businesses to open.
The Township should promote more tourism opportunities.
The Township should do more to capitalize on the surrounding tourist industry.

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* 15. In the space below, please provide any additional comments on issues, suggestions, or solutions of importance to you for WLT’s future that should be considered in the Comprehensive Plan’s development:

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