Greenville 2008 – A Vision for the Future:

 

This is a community-wide survey interested in Greenville resident’s preferences and opinions regarding community development and land use management issues. This document is part of the Town’s efforts to revise Greenville’s Comprehensive Plan.

 

For additional information, please contact:

 

Don Lopp, Floyd County Planner

311 West First Street City-County Building, Suite 214-A

New Albany, IN 47150

Phone: (812) 948-4110

Email: dlopp@floydcounty.in.gov

 
 

 

 

 

 

 



Section One:

Please indicate your level of preference with

each statement.

 

1. All things considered, I am satisfied with living in Greenville.

r      Strongly Agree

r      Agree

r      Not Sure       

r      Disagree         

r      Strongly Disagree

 

2. I would prefer to preserve Greenville’s rural character.

r      Strongly Agree

r      Agree

r      Not Sure         

r      Disagree         

r      Strongly Disagree

 

3. I would prefer to have stronger sign regulations in my community.

r      Strongly Agree

r      Agree

r      Not Sure         

r      Disagree         

r      Strongly Disagree

 

4. I would prefer to live in a community-centered setting with

    a mix of retail, housing and recreational uses within

    walking distance.

r      Strongly Agree

r      Agree

r      Not Sure         

r      Disagree         

r      Strongly Disagree

 

5. I would prefer all residential developments be interconnected

    with walking trails and internal streets when possible.

r      Strongly Agree

r      Agree

r      Not Sure         

r      Disagree         

r      Strongly Disagree

 

6. I would prefer new residential developments be located in

    areas where existing infrastructure (roads, sanitary sewers,

    and water) are available to serve the development’s needs.

r      Strongly Agree

r      Agree

r      Not Sure         

r      Disagree         

r      Strongly Disagree

 

 

 

 

7. I would prefer retail shopping and restaurants

    opportunities being located closer to my home.

r                        Strongly Agree

r                        Agree

r                        Not Sure

r                        Disagree

r                        Strongly Disagree

 

8. I would prefer employment opportunities being

located closer to my home.

r            Strongly Agree

r            Agree

r            Not Sure

r            Disagree

r            Strongly Disagree

 

9. I would prefer the community have strong

land use development policies and regulations.

r            Strongly Agree

r            Agree

r            Not Sure

r            Disagree

r            Strongly Disagree

 

10.  I would prefer slower traffic along US 150.

r            Strongly Agree

r            Agree

r            Not Sure

r            Disagree

r            Strongly Disagree

 

11. I would prefer more transportation options in Greenville.

r            Strongly Agree

r            Agree

r            Not Sure

r            Disagree

r            Strongly Disagree

 

12. I would prefer a community landscaping program to beautify Main Street.

r            Strongly Agree

r            Agree

r            Not Sure

r            Disagree

r            Strongly Disagree

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Section Two: Please rank in order of importance the following issues. One (1) being the most important and (12) twelve being the least important.

 

1. Attracting new residential development to our

    community:

 

r                        Rank: __________

 

2. Attracting new retail businesses and restaurants

    to our community:

 

r                          Rank: _________

 

3. Attracting new businesses/employers to our

    community:

 

r                          Rank: _________

 

4. Improving existing parks and recreational facilities:

 

r                           Rank: _________

 

5. Creating an interconnected system of walking,

    and bicycle trails throughout the community:

 

r                         Rank: _________

 

6. Developing a comprehensive approach to

    wastewater/ storm water treatment:

 

r                          Rank: _________

 

7. Developing a community landscaping program along U.S. 150:

 

r                         Rank: _________

 

8. Developing a branch library facility:

 

r                          Rank: _________

 

9. Having a variety of housing types and prices for

    different income and age levels for our community:

 

r                          Rank: _________

 

10. Improving traffic conditions along U.S. 150 for increased safety:

 

r                           Rank: _________

 

 

11. Preserving natural and historic resources such

      as farmland, streams, and historic buildings:

 

r                           Rank: _________

 

12. Providing additional ambulance, fire, and police

      services and facilities:

 

r                              Rank: _________

 

Section Three: I would be willing to consider a modest increase in either fees or taxes to assist in funding the following:

 

1. Attracting new businesses/employers to our community:

r      Yes

r      No

 

2. Creating a community landscaping program along U.S. 150:

r      Yes

r      No  

 

3. Creating an interconnected system of walking and bicycle  

     trails throughout the community.

r      Yes

r      No  

 

4. Developing a branch library:

r      Yes

r      No  

 

5. Providing sewer expansion to the community.

r      Yes

r      No  

 

6. Improving traffic conditions along U.S. 150

r      Yes

r      No

 

7. Preserving the natural and historic resources

    such as hillsides, historic structures, streams,

    and scenic views

r      Yes

r      No

 

8. Providing additional ambulance, fire and police services

r      Yes

r      No

 

9. Protecting agricultural lands

r      Yes

r      No

 

 

 

General Demographic Information

 

1. I live or consider myself from this area of Greenville:

r                  Wind Dance subdivision

r                  Parkland Heights

r                  Highbridge Springs

r                  On U.S. 150

r                  On Clark Street

r                  On Harrison Road

r                  On Cross Street

r                  Other

 

2. How long have you lived in Greenville?

r                  0-5 Years

r                  6-15 Years

r                  16-25 Years

r                  25 years +

 

3. Where do you work?

r                  Clark County

r                  Harrison County

r                  Louisville/Jefferson County, KY

r                  New Albany/Floyd County

r                  Other locations

r                  Work at Home

r                  Do not Work

 

4. I reside in Greenville because:

(Please rank the responses in order of importance. 

One (1) being the most important and (7) seven being the least

important).

 

___          Better School District

 

___          Lower Tax Rates

 

___          Close to Work

 

___          Safe Community

 

___          Closer to Family/Friends

 

___          More Rural Setting

               

___          Better Community Services/Facilities

 

5. I am:

r                  Male

r                  Female

 

 

 

 

 

6. I am:

r                  Not a High School Graduate   

r                  High School/GED Graduate    

r                  Attended College/Post-Secondary School

r                  Graduated College/Post-Secondary School

r                  Attended or Graduated Graduate School

 

7. I am:

r                  Under 18 years old

r                  18-24 years old

r                  25-44 years old

r                  45-64 years old

r                  65 + years old

 

 

 

8. How many people are presently living in the household?

(Please write in space below :)

 

                                ____________________

 

9. Total Number of Children under 18

(Please write in space below :)

 

                                ____________________

 

10. Comments:

 

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THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME AND CONSIDERATION IN COMPLETING THIS COMMUNITY SURVEY.