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1. rate the credibility of
these organizations MY QUESTION WAS DIFFERENT GROUPS- MCL, LABOR UNIONS, TEACHERS, HOA’S, SIERRA CLUB.
I IMAGINE IT’S DIFFERENT DEPENDING ON YOUR PARTY PREFERENCE AND SURVEYS TAKE DIFFERENT TRACKS DEPENDING ON ANSWERS. I’VE DONE A LOT OF SURVEY WORK.
Sustainable Marin
League of Women Voters
Marin IJ
Local chamber of commerce
Church organizations

2. You're asked if Marin is heading in the right or wrong track. YEP AND IF MY LOCAL CITY WAS TOO.

3. Rank whether these terms are positive or negative on a scale of 1-5: I THINK THEY INCLUDED COMMUNITY HOUSING AND MIXED USE
- workforce housing
- low income housing
- affordable housing

4. Agree with
- increasing supply of housing would make housing more affordable
- building more housing in Marin will reduce commutes / traffic congestion (complete BS)


5. Agree like with statements made by people opposing housing: MY CHOICES WERE VERY DIFFERENT- ABOUT DIFFERENT PEOPLE MOVING IN NEXT DOOR, (ridiculous), a a few other very discriminatory type statements…. like below PLUS LOSS OF OPEN SPACE, INCREASED TRAFFIC, ETC.
- it will change for the worse the character of our community
- lead to crime

DETAILED SURVEY QUESTIONS - YES THE FOLLOWING IS ABOUT THE SAME AS WHAT I WAS ASKED

Political affiliation
Are you strong with the party
Age
Urban / suburban or rural area

Is Marin heading in right direction / wrong track

Is your city in the right track

List - which one local issue is the most important
high density development << this is what I said
crime
housing
economy
traffic and transportation
taxes
drought
jobs and unemployment
local control

how serious is each of the following problems, extremely, very, somewhat, very, not at all
govt waste and management - very
traffic congestion - very
high cost of housing
difficulty finding housing I can - not at all
sense of community in our neighborhood
cost of healthcare

Communities in Marin County are more divided? (I said no, I think we're pretty unified, more so than ever before, we're galvanized, wagons circled)

Politicians are unresponsive

It is possible anyone can find a job

Marin county has become overcrowded

is it still possible for someone in the Bay Area to work their way out of poverty

being part of a community - what does that mean

Over past year become more involved in community or less involved

community activities that

good quality public schools
being able to rent
nearby neighborhood park
mix of housing types
living close to where I work
convenient public transportation
being able to own a single family home

satisfied or dissatisfied that meets this criteria

some people like living in quiet and comfortable place alone / or actively involved close relationships

Support the average worker

scale 5= more likely, 1 = less likely
if you learned increasing supply of housing will allow people to live near work
will reduce traffic congestion
enable kids to

those who increase supply would make affordable more housing

Support or oppose building housing for average worker

Words or phrases people may use describing different words - (5) positive or 1 negative

- workforce housing
- low income housing
- affordable housing

Statements made by people opposing
it will change for the worse the character of our community
adversely impact our
lead to crime

Individuals or groups - would find individual or organization believable. 5 very believable, 1 not believable
Marin IJ - 2
Local Police officers - 4
Local chamber of commerce 1
Church
Sustainable Marin 1
League of Women 1

Statistical purposes - get most of local news and information
church
MarinIJ
radio news
coastal post
SF Chron
Pacific Sun
friend or coworker
Novato advance
Social media
Local TV news

Are you liberal, moderate, conservative

Income bands
Married
Children under 18

Home ownership - single family home







 

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