Creating a Vision for Downtown Dinuba: See. Share. Shape.

Thank you for taking the time to take this survey. We are graduate students from the City and Regional Planning Department, California  Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. We are studying the redevelopment potential of Downtown Dinuba. This survey is to gather the preferences and concerns of the business community and will help us in developing a vision for Downtown Dinuba.

The survey should take approximately 10 minutes of your time. Please answer all questions that apply to you. Thank you for your participation.

* 1. Type of Business:

* 2. Is your business located in Downtown?

* 3. Approximate Square Footage of Storefront/Space:

* 4. Name of Respondent (optional):

* 5. What is your job/role in your business?:

* 6. Do you live in the City of Dinuba?

* 7. If 'Yes' to Question 6, do you live in Downtown?

* 8. If 'Yes' to Question 7, do you walk to work?

* 9. If 'No' to Question 6 or 8, then how do you commute to work?

* 10. How many years have you been in business here?

* 11. Do you own or lease the property where you business is located?

* 12. In general what groups do you service? Check all that apply.

* 13. If the high school is relocated to the Southwest side of town, as has been proposed, will this move affect your business?

* 14. If you are located in the Downtown, is this location beneficial to your business?

* 15. Are there transportation related challenges for businesses located downtown, such as lack of parking, traffic congestion, or lack of access to public transit? Please explain.

* 16. What type(s) of businesses do you feel Downtown Dinuba needs?  Check all that apply.

The following questions ask about possible improvements that could be implemented in the Downtown area.

What downtown improvements could help businesses thrive?

Check as many items of improvement as you think are pertinent to each area of interest (Circulation, Safety, Housing, etc.).

* 17. CIRCULATION (Movement of vehicles and pedestrians)

  Parking Lots Traffic Traffic Signalization Street Signage Public Transportation Bike Lanes

* 18. SAFETY

  Street Lighting Street Crossings / Intersections Security Enforcement


  Affordable Housing Multi-family Housing Single-family Housing

* 20. Economic Development

  Food Uses Retail Uses Tourism Accomodation Office Uses Manufacturing Uses
Economic Development

* 21. OPEN SPACE (Parks and Preservation)

  Parks Civic Centers Recreation Centers Public Squares Historic Preservation Trails Active Alleyways
Open Space


  Landscaping Wider Sidewalks Benches

* 23. What other suggestions do you have for improving Downtown Dinuba?

* 24. Were you interviewed face-to-face by a Cal Poly student?

Thank you for taking the time to complete this survey.  Your thoughts and concerns are greatly appreciated and will be taken into consideration throughout the planning process for Dinuba's downtown.