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

  Was building/expanding 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 60.0 40.0 15
Cities 70.0 30.0 10
Alaska Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Arizona Counties 83.3 16.7 6
Cities 85.7 14.3 14
Arkansas Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 54.5 45.5 11
California Counties 63.0 37.0 27
Cities 72.8 27.2 195
Colorado Counties 50.0 50.0 10
Cities 61.1 38.9 18
Connecticut Counties 0 0 0
Cities 91.7 8.3 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 65.5 34.5 29
Cities 86.9 13.1 61
Georgia Counties 68.4 31.6 38
Cities 76.9 23.1 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 5
Illinois Counties 60.0 40.0 20
Cities 74.2 25.8 62
Indiana Counties 69.2 30.8 26
Cities 85.0 15.0 20
Iowa Counties 71.4 28.6 7
Cities 68.8 31.3 16
Kansas Counties 28.6 71.4 7
Cities 58.3 41.7 12
Kentucky Counties 72.7 27.3 11
Cities 87.5 12.5 8
Louisiana Counties 50.0 50.0 14
Cities 70.0 30.0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 2
Maryland Counties 70.0 30.0 10
Cities 83.3 16.7 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0
Cities 96.7 3.3 30
Michigan Counties 75.0 25.0 20
Cities 90.9 9.1 33
Minnesota Counties 60.0 40.0 15
Cities 68.0 32.0 25
Mississippi Counties 44.4 55.6 9
Cities 66.7 33.3 9
Missouri Counties 77.8 22.2 18
Cities 50.0 50.0 18
Montana Counties 50.0 50.0 2
Cities 100.0 0 5
Nebraska Counties 66.7 33.3 6
Cities 40.0 60.0 5
Nevada Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 66.7 33.3 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 5
New Jersey Counties 69.2 30.8 13
Cities 92.3 7.7 26
New Mexico Counties 75.0 25.0 4
Cities 57.1 42.9 7
New York Counties 92.9 7.1 28
Cities 100.0 0 20
North Carolina Counties 82.1 17.9 28
Cities 62.5 37.5 16
North Dakota Counties 50.0 50.0 4
Cities 75.0 25.0 4
Ohio Counties 69.7 30.3 33
Cities 80.5 19.5 41
Oklahoma Counties 80.0 20.0 10
Cities 40.0 60.0 10
Oregon Counties 60.0 40.0 10
Cities 60.0 40.0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 85.2 14.8 27
Cities 82.4 17.6 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 3
South Carolina Counties 64.3 35.7 14
Cities 81.8 18.2 11
South Dakota Counties 0 100.0 1
Cities 100.0 0 2
Tennessee Counties 77.3 22.7 22
Cities 85.7 14.3 14
Texas Counties 73.7 26.3 38
Cities 71.2 28.8 73
Utah Counties 75.0 25.0 4
Cities 66.7 33.3 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Virginia Counties 61.3 38.7 31
Cities 68.8 31.3 16
Washington Counties 75.0 25.0 12
Cities 72.7 27.3 22
West Virginia Counties 100.0 0 6
Cities 75.0 25.0 4
Wisconsin Counties 76.5 23.5 17
Cities 81.8 18.2 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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