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

  Was maintaining highways and bridges one of the two types of federal funding that were funded at levels lower than needed and therefore most hindered your ability to plan for and manage growth? Number of Cases
Not chosen One of two top choices
Alabama Counties 53.3 46.7 15
Cities 60.0 40.0 10
Alaska Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Arizona Counties 83.3 16.7 6
Cities 100.0 0 14
Arkansas Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 81.8 18.2 11
California Counties 59.3 40.7 27
Cities 71.3 28.7 195
Colorado Counties 50.0 50.0 10
Cities 88.9 11.1 18
Connecticut Counties 0 0 0
Cities 83.3 16.7 12
Delaware Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 3
District of Columbia Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Florida Counties 89.7 10.3 29
Cities 96.7 3.3 61
Georgia Counties 71.1 28.9 38
Cities 84.6 15.4 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 40.0 60.0 5
Illinois Counties 75.0 25.0 20
Cities 71.0 29.0 62
Indiana Counties 73.1 26.9 26
Cities 85.0 15.0 20
Iowa Counties 57.1 42.9 7
Cities 87.5 12.5 16
Kansas Counties 57.1 42.9 7
Cities 91.7 8.3 12
Kentucky Counties 90.9 9.1 11
Cities 87.5 12.5 8
Louisiana Counties 57.1 42.9 14
Cities 80.0 20.0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 2
Maryland Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 100.0 0 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0
Cities 80.0 20.0 30
Michigan Counties 65.0 35.0 20
Cities 63.6 36.4 33
Minnesota Counties 73.3 26.7 15
Cities 96.0 4.0 25
Mississippi Counties 44.4 55.6 9
Cities 88.9 11.1 9
Missouri Counties 83.3 16.7 18
Cities 77.8 22.2 18
Montana Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 80.0 20.0 5
Nebraska Counties 83.3 16.7 6
Cities 80.0 20.0 5
Nevada Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 66.7 33.3 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0
Cities 60.0 40.0 5
New Jersey Counties 69.2 30.8 13
Cities 76.9 23.1 26
New Mexico Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 7
New York Counties 85.7 14.3 28
Cities 75.0 25.0 20
North Carolina Counties 85.7 14.3 28
Cities 81.3 18.8 16
North Dakota Counties 50.0 50.0 4
Cities 75.0 25.0 4
Ohio Counties 69.7 30.3 33
Cities 73.2 26.8 41
Oklahoma Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 70.0 30.0 10
Oregon Counties 70.0 30.0 10
Cities 60.0 40.0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 81.5 18.5 27
Cities 70.6 29.4 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0
Cities 33.3 66.7 3
South Carolina Counties 71.4 28.6 14
Cities 90.9 9.1 11
South Dakota Counties 0 100.0 1
Cities 50.0 50.0 2
Tennessee Counties 81.8 18.2 22
Cities 85.7 14.3 14
Texas Counties 71.1 28.9 38
Cities 80.8 19.2 73
Utah Counties 50.0 50.0 4
Cities 66.7 33.3 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Virginia Counties 87.1 12.9 31
Cities 100.0 0 16
Washington Counties 91.7 8.3 12
Cities 77.3 22.7 22
West Virginia Counties 100.0 0 6
Cities 75.0 25.0 4
Wisconsin Counties 70.6 29.4 17
Cities 68.2 31.8 22
Wyoming Counties 100.0 0 1
Cities 100.0 0 2

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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