Mission Statement: The purpose of this survey is to collect and analyze the wants and needs of the citizens of Monmouth about economic development. Through this process we hope to identify key aspects that can be used towards the creation of an economic development strategic plan. The City of Monmouth plans to use the results to develop an effective economic development plan that is truly reflective of what the community desires.   

* 1. What option do you feel the city could use more of? 

* 2. How Important is it for the city of Monmouth to promote economic growth in the region?

* 3. Should the City reduce services such as police, parks and recreation, or the library to free up funds for economic development?

* 4. Do you feel that the City of Monmouth adequately supports local business?

* 5. If no, what do you think the City could do better to support local business?

* 6. Would you support a new industrial plant located within city limits?

* 7. Would you like to see more dining options in the downtown area?

* 8. If yes what type?

* 9. How important is it to you that Monmouth keeps small-town character?

* 10. Approximately what percentage of your shopping (Grocery and Other) do you do in Monmouth?

* 11. What is your average commute in distance to work, school or apprenticeship?

* 12. Do you support economic development efforts that promote and attract tourism?

* 13. Would you like to see the City of Monmouth host more events throughout the year?

* 14. If yes what type of events would you like to see the City of Monmouth provide?

* 15. Would you be interested in volunteering your time to help in event development?

* 16. If the City of Monmouth were given 1 million dollars to spend on revitalizing some aspect of the city how would you spend it?

* 17. When it comes to growth and development, what is the City’s greatest challenge?

* 18. What is the City’s greatest asset?

* 19. What would you like to see change in the City of Monmouth?

* 20. What is your relation to the city?

* 21. What is your home and/or business address?

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