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

  Was assessing brownfields (abandoned industrial sites) for toxic hazards 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 100.0 0 14
Arkansas Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 11
California Counties 100.0 0 27
Cities 97.9 2.1 195
Colorado Counties 90.0 10.0 10
Cities 100.0 0 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 100.0 0 29
Cities 100.0 0 61
Georgia Counties 100.0 0 38
Cities 92.3 7.7 13
Idaho Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 5
Illinois Counties 100.0 0 20
Cities 93.5 6.5 62
Indiana Counties 92.3 7.7 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 100.0 0 11
Cities 87.5 12.5 8
Louisiana Counties 100.0 0 14
Cities 100.0 0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0
Cities 50.0 50.0 2
Maryland Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0
Cities 90.0 10.0 30
Michigan Counties 100.0 0 20
Cities 97.0 3.0 33
Minnesota Counties 100.0 0 15
Cities 100.0 0 25
Mississippi Counties 100.0 0 9
Cities 100.0 0 9
Missouri Counties 100.0 0 18
Cities 88.9 11.1 18
Montana Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 5
Nebraska Counties 83.3 16.7 6
Cities 100.0 0 5
Nevada Counties 100.0 0 2
Cities 100.0 0 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0
Cities 80.0 20.0 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 96.4 3.6 28
Cities 95.0 5.0 20
North Carolina Counties 92.9 7.1 28
Cities 100.0 0 16
North Dakota Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 100.0 0 4
Ohio Counties 90.9 9.1 33
Cities 82.9 17.1 41
Oklahoma Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 10
Oregon Counties 100.0 0 10
Cities 100.0 0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 92.6 7.4 27
Cities 94.1 5.9 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 90.9 9.1 22
Cities 100.0 0 14
Texas Counties 100.0 0 38
Cities 97.3 2.7 73
Utah Counties 100.0 0 4
Cities 83.3 16.7 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 90.9 9.1 22
West Virginia Counties 83.3 16.7 6
Cities 100.0 0 4
Wisconsin Counties 94.1 5.9 17
Cities 95.5 4.5 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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