1. Thomas Township Parks and Recreation Programs

Thomas Township is in the process of reviewing its Parks and Recreation offerings, and we would like your opinion. Thomas Township Parks and Recreation operates solely on program fees and general revenue funds (no millage is collected for park operations or maintenance.) We want to know if you use our parks which include Roberts Parks, Roethke Park, Community Park, Day Park and the Thomas Trail. Do you participate in our recreation programs and what is your opinions are about them. We would appreciate it if you would take a few minutes to fill out this survey by August 30th, 2019.

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* 1. If you would like to supply us with your name and address, please do so.

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* 2. How many years have you lived in Thomas Township?

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* 3. How many people live in your household?

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* 4. Do you have children under the age of 18 living in your home?

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* 5. What is your age?

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* 6. On average, how often do you use Thomas Township Parks?

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* 7. Please indicate how frequently each year you or a member of your family makes use of the following facilities in a Thomas Township Park.

  Frequently (more than 24 times a year) Regularly (13-24 times a year) Occasionally (4-12 times per year) Seldom (1-3 times per year) Never
Walking/Running/Hiking
Archery Classes
Picnicking
Bicycling
Reunions/Parties
Fishing
Swimming
Basketball
Relaxation
Ice Skating
In-line Skating
Cross Country Skiing
Photography
Playground Equipment
Pavilion Rentals
Ride the Train
Soccer
Volleyball
Softball
Horseshoes
Sledding
Other

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* 8. Please indicate all of the Thomas Township programs that you or members of your household have participated in during the past twelve months.

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* 9. What programs not currently offered, would you like to see us add to our programing?

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* 10. Which of the four Thomas Township Parks have you or your family visited over the past year? Please choose all that apply.

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* 11. Which of the following is the biggest factor impacting your decision to visit Thomas Township Parks? Please select all that apply.

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* 12. If you do not use any of the parks in Thomas Township, which of the following is the biggest factor impacting your decision? Please choose all that apply.

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* 13. What should be the priorities of the Thomas Township Parks and Recreation Department over the next five years? Please rank each one. (using 1 as the most important)

  1 2 3 4 5
Maintenance of existing parks
Upgrade current facilities
Acquistion of land for parks, facilities and trails
Development of new parks and facilities
Preservation of open park space

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* 14. Would you like the Township to develop a Nature Center along the Tittabawassee River?

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* 15. If you answered yes to question #15, what would you like included in the Riverside Park. Please check all that apply.

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* 16. What are the three most needed park facilities not currently available in Thomas Township? (list them with #1 being the highest, #3 the lowest)

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* 17. What are the three most needed recreation activities not currently offered in Thomas Township?(with #1 the highest and #3 the lowest)

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* 18. What do you like best about Thomas Township Parks and Recreation?

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* 19. What Thomas Township Parks to you appreciate the most?

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* 20. What do like the least about Thomas Township Parks and Recreation?

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* 21. Overall, what is your opinion of Roberts Park, Roethke Park, Day Park, Community Park and the Thomas Trail?

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* 22. Please offer any other comments you would like to add:

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* 23. From time to time, the Parks and Recreation Department puts together committees to research various aspects of our offerings and equipment. Would you be willing to be a member of a committee? If so, please provide us with your contact information in the next question.

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* 24. Compared to other communities and what they offer for programs, how do you view our prices and programs?

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* 25. How often do you utilize the Thomas Townships website?

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* 26. How satisfied are you with the Thomas Townships Facebook Page?

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* 27. What would you like to see offered for Senior Citizen programs and facilities?

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* 28. What Thomas Township Park is your favorite park to visit?

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