The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) is updating its Regional Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan. As part of this process, H-GAC is engaging the region through public meetings and this survey. The information you provide for us will help shape the updated plan. Your feedback is anonymous.

Thank you for your cooperation with this effort.

What is most important to you (rank in order of importance; 1 being MOST important):

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* 1. What is most important to you (rank in order of importance; 1 being MOST important):

How often do you ride a bicycle to…

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* 2. How often do you ride a bicycle to…

  Daily Weekly  Monthly  Once a year  Never
work
school
the bus/train
do errands
visit friends, family
exercise/health
recreation/fun
How far do you normally ride a bicycle to…

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* 3. How far do you normally ride a bicycle to…

  Less than 3 miles 3 – 5 miles  5 – 10 miles More than 10 miles  Never
work
school
the bus/train
do errands
visit friends, family
exercise/health
recreation/fun
What are the barriers to bicycling (e.g. reasons why you don’t bicycle more often):

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* 4. What are the barriers to bicycling (e.g. reasons why you don’t bicycle more often):

  Strongly Agree Agree Somewhat Agree Somewhat Disagree Disagree Strongly Disagree
air pollution
debris
distances too far
dogs/animals
don't own a bike
fast traffic
fear of street crime
no nearby parks
no nearby paths or trails
no shops or other interesting places to go
sidewalks/paths in poor condition
not enough bike racks/other bike storage
not enough quality bike lanes, protected bike lanes
not enough light at night
not enough signs directing you to destinations
personal health problems
poor road conditions
small children along
streets too wide
too many cars
too many things to carry
unsafe street crossings
weather
you are too busy; not enough time
What improvements would you prefer?

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* 5. What improvements would you prefer?

  Strongly Agree Agree  Somewhat Agree Somewhat Disagree Disagree Strongly Disagree
Off-Street Trails / Paths


Source: www.pedbikeimages.org/ Dan Burden
Separated Bikeways


Source: www.pedbikeimages.org/ Adam Coppola
Buffered Bike Lanes


Source: www.pedbikeimages.org
Bicycle Lanes (No buffer - No protection)


Source: www.pedbikeimages.org/ Dan Burden
Wider Shoulders


Source: www.pedbikeimages.org/ Dan Burden
Bicycle Boulevards


Source: www.pedbikeimages.org/ Adam Fukushima
Bicycle Racks


Source: www.pedbikeimages.org/ Laura Sandt
Bicycle Corrals

bicycle corrals
Source: www.pedbikeimages.org/ Brad Crawford
Bicycle Shelters/Lockers


Source: www.pedbikeimages.org/ Dan Burden
Bicycle Fixit Stations


 Source: www.bikehouston.org
What type of bicyclist are you:

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* 6. What type of bicyclist are you:

What mobile applications do you use to plan/map your bicycle route (select all that apply):

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* 7. What mobile applications do you use to plan/map your bicycle route (select all that apply):

What mobile applications do you use to track your bicycle mileage/fitness (select all that apply):

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* 8. What mobile applications do you use to track your bicycle mileage/fitness (select all that apply):

Feel free to share additional thoughts with us here:

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* 9. Feel free to share additional thoughts with us here:

Home Zip Code:

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* 10. Home Zip Code:

Work or School Zip Code:

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* 11. Work or School Zip Code:

Demographic Information - Age (voluntary):

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* 12. Demographic Information - Age (voluntary):

Demographic Information - Gender (voluntary):

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* 13. Demographic Information - Gender (voluntary):

Demographic Information - Ethnicity (voluntary):

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* 14. Demographic Information - Ethnicity (voluntary):

Demographic Information - Income (voluntary):

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* 15. Demographic Information - Income (voluntary):

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