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

  Was farmland preservation 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 100.0 0 6
Cities 92.9 7.1 14
Arkansas Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 100.0 0 11
California Counties 96.3 3.7 27
Cities 99.0 1.0 195
Colorado Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 18
Connecticut Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 12
Delaware Counties 50.0 50.0 2
Cities 100.0 0 3
District of Columbia Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Florida Counties 100.0 0 29
Cities 100.0 0 61
Georgia Counties 97.4 2.6 38
Cities 92.3 7.7 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 5
Illinois Counties 90.0 10.0 20
Cities 100.0 0 62
Indiana Counties 96.2 3.8 26
Cities 100.0 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 87.5 12.5 8
Louisiana Counties 100.0 0 14
Cities 100.0 0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 2
Maryland Counties 80.0 20.0 10
Cities 100.0 0 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 30
Michigan Counties 95.0 5.0 20
Cities 100.0 0 33
Minnesota Counties 93.3 6.7 15
Cities 100.0 0 25
Mississippi Counties 100.0 0 9
Cities 100.0 0 9
Missouri Counties 100.0 0 18
Cities 100.0 0 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 100.0 0 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 5
New Jersey Counties 100.0 0 13
Cities 96.2 3.8 26
New Mexico Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 7
New York Counties 89.3 10.7 28
Cities 100.0 0 20
North Carolina Counties 100.0 0 28
Cities 100.0 0 16
North Dakota Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 4
Ohio Counties 97.0 3.0 33
Cities 100.0 0 41
Oklahoma Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 10
Oregon Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 100.0 0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 88.9 11.1 27
Cities 100.0 0 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 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 100.0 0 14
Texas Counties 100.0 0 38
Cities 100.0 0 73
Utah Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0
Cities 100.0 0 1
Virginia Counties 100.0 0 31
Cities 100.0 0 16
Washington Counties 91.7 8.3 12
Cities 100.0 0 22
West Virginia Counties 100.0 0 6
Cities 100.0 0 4
Wisconsin Counties 88.2 11.8 17
Cities 100.0 0 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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