Community Recreation Survey Results - 7.19.2012
Written By: Bonnie Park
Results of the 2012 Community Interest and Opinion Survey are now posted on the Basin Recreation website (FULL Survey). If you're short on time, check out a user-friendly "scattergraph" that depicts a snapshot of top desired priorities in recreation facilities and programs (Scattergraph PDF). If you're a trail user, view the results of these trail related questions (Trails PDF). One of the most exciting aspects of research is sharing the results with those of you who share our passion for parks, recreation, and trails.
The Recreation District Board commissioned this survey as part of their ongoing commitment to understand public recreation priorities and desires in the Snyderville Basin. The District's first baseline needs assessment was conducted in 1999, and recreation priorities have been tracked through follow up surveys published in 2003 and 2007. As our community grows, facilities are built and demographics change, Basin Recreation is committed to strategically plan for the future and continuing to enhance the quality of life of all area residents.
The 2012 survey is unique in that it captures the interests and attitudes of the greater Park City area. This spring, a seven page survey was mailed to all 13,412 primary resident households in Park City and the Snyderville Basin with an online survey offered as an alternative. The survey findings will assist the District in proposing amendments to the Snyderville Basin Recreation and Trails Master Plan (the recreation element of the Snyderville Basin General Plan) which will be an ongoing process over the next twelve months. Thanks to all those who took the time to complete the survey. We look forward to your continued involvement as we plan for the future.
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