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

  Was water-sewer infrastructure 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 93.3 6.7 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 92.9 7.1 14
Arkansas Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 72.7 27.3 11
California Counties 81.5 18.5 27
Cities 92.3 7.7 195
Colorado Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 94.4 5.6 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 89.7 10.3 29
Cities 86.9 13.1 61
Georgia Counties 92.1 7.9 38
Cities 84.6 15.4 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 5
Illinois Counties 85.0 15.0 20
Cities 85.5 14.5 62
Indiana Counties 96.2 3.8 26
Cities 90.0 10.0 20
Iowa Counties 71.4 28.6 7
Cities 93.8 6.3 16
Kansas Counties 85.7 14.3 7
Cities 100.0 0 12
Kentucky Counties 72.7 27.3 11
Cities 75.0 25.0 8
Louisiana Counties 50.0 50.0 14
Cities 60.0 40.0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 2
Maryland Counties 50.0 50.0 10
Cities 100.0 0 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0
Cities 76.7 23.3 30
Michigan Counties 90.0 10.0 20
Cities 87.9 12.1 33
Minnesota Counties 93.3 6.7 15
Cities 96.0 4.0 25
Mississippi Counties 66.7 33.3 9
Cities 77.8 22.2 9
Missouri Counties 94.4 5.6 18
Cities 77.8 22.2 18
Montana Counties 50.0 50.0 2
Cities 100.0 0 5
Nebraska Counties 100.0 0 6
Cities 100.0 0 5
Nevada Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0
Cities 60.0 40.0 5
New Jersey Counties 84.6 15.4 13
Cities 80.8 19.2 26
New Mexico Counties 50.0 50.0 4
Cities 71.4 28.6 7
New York Counties 71.4 28.6 28
Cities 95.0 5.0 20
North Carolina Counties 57.1 42.9 28
Cities 75.0 25.0 16
North Dakota Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 50.0 50.0 4
Ohio Counties 81.8 18.2 33
Cities 87.8 12.2 41
Oklahoma Counties 80.0 20.0 10
Cities 80.0 20.0 10
Oregon Counties 70.0 30.0 10
Cities 80.0 20.0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 63.0 37.0 27
Cities 82.4 17.6 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 3
South Carolina Counties 85.7 14.3 14
Cities 81.8 18.2 11
South Dakota Counties 100.0 0 1
Cities 100.0 0 2
Tennessee Counties 95.5 4.5 22
Cities 78.6 21.4 14
Texas Counties 84.2 15.8 38
Cities 90.4 9.6 73
Utah Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Virginia Counties 80.6 19.4 31
Cities 81.3 18.8 16
Washington Counties 91.7 8.3 12
Cities 86.4 13.6 22
West Virginia Counties 66.7 33.3 6
Cities 25.0 75.0 4
Wisconsin Counties 100.0 0 17
Cities 95.5 4.5 22
Wyoming Counties 0 100.0 1
Cities 50.0 50.0 2

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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