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

  Was acquiring/conserving open spaces 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 100.0 0 15
Cities 100.0 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 100.0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 11
California Counties 92.6 7.4 27
Cities 94.9 5.1 195
Colorado Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 88.9 11.1 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 93.1 6.9 29
Cities 91.8 8.2 61
Georgia Counties 94.7 5.3 38
Cities 100.0 0 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 5
Illinois Counties 90.0 10.0 20
Cities 96.8 3.2 62
Indiana Counties 96.2 3.8 26
Cities 95.0 5.0 20
Iowa Counties 100.0 0 7
Cities 100.0 0 16
Kansas Counties 100.0 0 7
Cities 100.0 0 12
Kentucky Counties 90.9 9.1 11
Cities 100.0 0 8
Louisiana Counties 92.9 7.1 14
Cities 100.0 0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 2
Maryland Counties 70.0 30.0 10
Cities 100.0 0 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0
Cities 93.3 6.7 30
Michigan Counties 95.0 5.0 20
Cities 90.9 9.1 33
Minnesota Counties 100.0 0 15
Cities 96.0 4.0 25
Mississippi Counties 100.0 0 9
Cities 100.0 0 9
Missouri Counties 100.0 0 18
Cities 94.4 5.6 18
Montana Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 5
Nebraska Counties 100.0 0 6
Cities 100.0 0 5
Nevada Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 83.3 16.7 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0
Cities 60.0 40.0 5
New Jersey Counties 92.3 7.7 13
Cities 96.2 3.8 26
New Mexico Counties 75.0 25.0 4
Cities 100.0 0 7
New York Counties 89.3 10.7 28
Cities 100.0 0 20
North Carolina Counties 85.7 14.3 28
Cities 100.0 0 16
North Dakota Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 4
Ohio Counties 100.0 0 33
Cities 92.7 7.3 41
Oklahoma Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 90.0 10.0 10
Oregon Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 90.0 10.0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 92.6 7.4 27
Cities 100.0 0 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0
Cities 66.7 33.3 3
South Carolina Counties 100.0 0 14
Cities 100.0 0 11
South Dakota Counties 100.0 0 1
Cities 100.0 0 2
Tennessee Counties 100.0 0 22
Cities 85.7 14.3 14
Texas Counties 100.0 0 38
Cities 95.9 4.1 73
Utah Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Virginia Counties 93.5 6.5 31
Cities 87.5 12.5 16
Washington Counties 91.7 8.3 12
Cities 90.9 9.1 22
West Virginia Counties 100.0 0 6
Cities 100.0 0 4
Wisconsin Counties 82.4 17.6 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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