Survey of Local Growth Issues (RCED-00-272, September 2000)

  Does your community use federal funding for maintaining highways and bridges? If yes, how helpful is this funding in planning for and managing growth in this community? Number of Cases
Not used at all Uncertain or no answer on use Used, but not for planning Used, not helpful Used, somewhat helpful Used, very helpful Used, uncertain on how helpful Used, no answer on how helpful
Alabama Counties 6.7 0 0 0 13.3 53.3 0 26.7 15
Cities 20.0 10.0 0 10.0 30.0 30.0 0 0 10
Alaska Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100.0 1
Arizona Counties 16.7 0 0 0 33.3 33.3 0 16.7 6
Cities 28.6 14.3 0 7.1 21.4 7.1 0 21.4 14
Arkansas Counties 10.0 10.0 0 0 10.0 50.0 0 20.0 10
Cities 18.2 9.1 0 0 45.5 18.2 0 9.1 11
California Counties 0 7.4 0 3.7 22.2 44.4 0 22.2 27
Cities 19.5 4.6 0 2.6 17.4 34.4 0 21.5 195
Colorado Counties 10.0 10.0 0 0 10.0 70.0 0 0 10
Cities 11.1 5.6 0 5.6 22.2 22.2 0 33.3 18
Connecticut Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 8.3 0 0 8.3 25.0 33.3 0 25.0 12
Delaware Counties 0 50.0 0 0 0 50.0 0 0 2
Cities 33.3 0 0 0 66.7 0 0 0 3
District of Columbia Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 1
Florida Counties 10.3 13.8 0 0 17.2 37.9 0 20.7 29
Cities 41.0 16.4 0 4.9 24.6 8.2 0 4.9 61
Georgia Counties 7.9 5.3 0 7.9 21.1 42.1 0 15.8 38
Cities 15.4 23.1 0 0 15.4 38.5 0 7.7 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 20.0 0 0 0 0 80.0 0 0 5
Illinois Counties 20.0 10.0 0 5.0 0 55.0 0 10.0 20
Cities 16.1 6.5 0 1.6 24.2 38.7 0 12.9 62
Indiana Counties 0 11.5 0 0 30.8 34.6 0 23.1 26
Cities 20.0 10.0 0 0 15.0 50.0 0 5.0 20
Iowa Counties 0 0 0 0 14.3 71.4 0 14.3 7
Cities 12.5 0 0 0 25.0 43.8 0 18.8 16
Kansas Counties 0 14.3 0 0 14.3 71.4 0 0 7
Cities 16.7 16.7 0 0 0 41.7 0 25.0 12
Kentucky Counties 18.2 9.1 0 0 9.1 36.4 0 27.3 11
Cities 25.0 0 0 12.5 25.0 25.0 0 12.5 8
Louisiana Counties 21.4 0 0 0 21.4 42.9 0 14.3 14
Cities 30.0 10.0 0 0 10.0 40.0 0 10.0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 0 50.0 0 0 50.0 2
Maryland Counties 0 0 0 10.0 20.0 50.0 0 20.0 10
Cities 16.7 16.7 0 0 33.3 0 0 33.3 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 16.7 3.3 0 10.0 3.3 50.0 0 16.7 30
Michigan Counties 0 5.0 0 5.0 30.0 55.0 0 5.0 20
Cities 12.1 9.1 0 12.1 18.2 42.4 0 6.1 33
Minnesota Counties 13.3 6.7 0 0 20.0 53.3 0 6.7 15
Cities 40.0 0 0 4.0 8.0 40.0 0 8.0 25
Mississippi Counties 0 0 0 0 33.3 66.7 0 0 9
Cities 11.1 0 0 0 11.1 55.6 0 22.2 9
Missouri Counties 0 11.1 0 0 22.2 38.9 0 27.8 18
Cities 16.7 5.6 0 5.6 33.3 38.9 0 0 18
Montana Counties 50.0 0 0 50.0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 0 0 0 0 20.0 60.0 0 20.0 5
Nebraska Counties 0 0 0 0 66.7 16.7 0 16.7 6
Cities 20.0 0 0 0 40.0 40.0 0 0 5
Nevada Counties 0 50.0 0 0 0 50.0 0 0 2
Cities 33.3 16.7 0 16.7 16.7 0 0 16.7 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 20.0 0 0 0 40.0 20.0 0 20.0 5
New Jersey Counties 0 7.7 0 0 46.2 46.2 0 0 13
Cities 26.9 7.7 0 0 23.1 38.5 0 3.8 26
New Mexico Counties 0 0 0 25.0 25.0 0 0 50.0 4
Cities 57.1 0 0 0 14.3 28.6 0 0 7
New York Counties 7.1 3.6 0 0 25.0 39.3 0 25.0 28
Cities 10.0 10.0 0 0 10.0 60.0 0 10.0 20
North Carolina Counties 42.9 7.1 0 0 14.3 17.9 0 17.9 28
Cities 6.3 6.3 0 0 37.5 25.0 0 25.0 16
North Dakota Counties 0 0 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 4
Cities 0 0 0 0 25.0 75.0 0 0 4
Ohio Counties 6.1 18.2 0 3.0 24.2 36.4 0 12.1 33
Cities 7.3 9.8 0 2.4 24.4 34.1 0 22.0 41
Oklahoma Counties 30.0 0 0 10.0 10.0 40.0 0 10.0 10
Cities 10.0 10.0 0 0 20.0 50.0 0 10.0 10
Oregon Counties 10.0 0 0 0 30.0 40.0 0 20.0 10
Cities 20.0 20.0 0 10.0 30.0 20.0 0 0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 0 0 0 7.4 14.8 55.6 0 22.2 27
Cities 29.4 0 0 5.9 23.5 35.3 0 5.9 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 0 33.3 0 0 66.7 3
South Carolina Counties 21.4 0 0 7.1 7.1 50.0 0 14.3 14
Cities 36.4 9.1 0 0 18.2 18.2 0 18.2 11
South Dakota Counties 0 0 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 1
Cities 0 0 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 2
Tennessee Counties 27.3 0 0 0 22.7 27.3 0 22.7 22
Cities 14.3 7.1 0 0 28.6 35.7 0 14.3 14
Texas Counties 13.2 18.4 0 0 23.7 42.1 0 2.6 38
Cities 27.4 5.5 0 1.4 8.2 41.1 0 16.4 73
Utah Counties 25.0 0 0 0 0 50.0 0 25.0 4
Cities 8.3 8.3 0 0 16.7 41.7 0 25.0 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 1
Virginia Counties 9.7 9.7 0 3.2 38.7 25.8 0 12.9 31
Cities 0 0 0 6.3 25.0 56.3 0 12.5 16
Washington Counties 0 16.7 0 0 33.3 41.7 0 8.3 12
Cities 9.1 13.6 0 0 18.2 36.4 0 22.7 22
West Virginia Counties 50.0 0 0 0 0 50.0 0 0 6
Cities 25.0 0 0 0 0 75.0 0 0 4
Wisconsin Counties 0 11.8 0 0 11.8 58.8 0 17.6 17
Cities 4.5 0 0 9.1 36.4 40.9 0 9.1 22
Wyoming Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100.0 1
Cities 0 0 0 0 50.0 0 0 50.0 2

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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