The Southeast Metropolitan Planning Organization and SEMO RPC are conducting a study of transit services in the Cape Girardeau-Jackson MPO area. To help us better understand the transportation needs of the public, we ask that you take a few moments and complete this short, fourteen question survey.

If you have the paper version of this survey and would prefer to complete it online, the digital survey can be found at:

* 1. In what area do you live?

* 2. Where are you currently employed? Check all that apply.

* 3. What is your age?

* 4. How many people are currently in your household?

* 5. How many people in your household are under 18 years old?

* 6. How many people in your household are 65 years old or older?

* 7. What is your current annual household income?

* 8. Do you currently have a valid driver's license?

* 9. Are you physically able to drive?

* 10. How many reliable vehicles do you currently own or lease?

* 11. Please list any transit service providers you are aware of in the area, regardless of whether you use them or not. If you know of more than five, please list the five you are most familiar with.

* 12. What means of transportation do you currently use? Check all that apply.

* 13. To what degree do the following elements influence your decision whether or not to use a public transit service?

  No Influence On My Decision Slight Influence On My Decision Moderate Influence On My Decision Significant Influence On My Decision Strong Influence On My Decision
Scheduling flexibility
Hours of opperation
Personal independence
Number and/or location of stops
Cost of using public transit
Cost of personal vehicle ownership and maintenance
Forms of payment accepted
Proximity of stops to your home and/or destination
Personal Safety
Safety and maintenance of vehicles

* 14. What do you believe is a reasonable fare for a single round-trip use of a transit service?

i We adjusted the number you entered based on the slider’s scale.
Your feedback is an important part of this transit study. Thank you for your input!

If you have completed this survey in paper-form, please return it to your City Hall.

If you have any questions or would like to provide additional input, please contact:

Drew Christian
Director of Planning
SEMO Regional Planning Commission
1 W. Saint Joseph St.
Perryville, MO 63775