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

  Which of the following best describes the involvement you expect your government to have in planning for and managing growth over the next 5 years? Number of Cases
Little or no involvement Some involvement Moderate involvement High involvement Very high involvement Uncertain Other No answer
Alabama Counties 0 6.7 20.0 33.3 20.0 0 0 20.0 15
Cities 0 0 10.0 60.0 30.0 0 0 0 10
Alaska Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Arizona Counties 0 16.7 0 33.3 50.0 0 0 0 6
Cities 0 0 14.3 35.7 50.0 0 0 0 14
Arkansas Counties 0 20.0 60.0 10.0 10.0 0 0 0 10
Cities 0 0 9.1 63.6 27.3 0 0 0 11
California Counties 0 0 11.1 33.3 51.9 0 0 3.7 27
Cities 2.1 4.6 11.3 39.5 42.1 0 0 0.5 195
Colorado Counties 0 10.0 0 50.0 40.0 0 0 0 10
Cities 0 5.6 11.1 33.3 50.0 0 0 0 18
Connecticut Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 8.3 0 66.7 25.0 0 0 0 12
Delaware Counties 0 0 0 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 2
Cities 0 33.3 0 66.7 0 0 0 0 3
District of Columbia Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Florida Counties 0 0 13.8 48.3 37.9 0 0 0 29
Cities 0 3.3 6.6 52.5 37.7 0 0 0 61
Georgia Counties 0 5.3 10.5 31.6 52.6 0 0 0 38
Cities 0 0 0 38.5 61.5 0 0 0 13
Idaho Counties 0 0 0 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 2
Cities 0 0 20.0 60.0 20.0 0 0 0 5
Illinois Counties 0 5.0 25.0 50.0 20.0 0 0 0 20
Cities 0 3.2 21.0 45.2 30.6 0 0 0 62
Indiana Counties 0 7.7 23.1 38.5 26.9 0 0 3.8 26
Cities 0 0 20.0 40.0 40.0 0 0 0 20
Iowa Counties 0 0 28.6 57.1 14.3 0 0 0 7
Cities 0 0 6.3 62.5 31.3 0 0 0 16
Kansas Counties 0 0 14.3 28.6 57.1 0 0 0 7
Cities 0 0 16.7 41.7 41.7 0 0 0 12
Kentucky Counties 0 0 0 45.5 54.5 0 0 0 11
Cities 0 0 37.5 12.5 50.0 0 0 0 8
Louisiana Counties 0 7.1 14.3 57.1 21.4 0 0 0 14
Cities 0 10.0 10.0 70.0 10.0 0 0 0 10
Maine Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 50.0 0 0 50.0 0 0 0 2
Maryland Counties 0 0 10.0 40.0 50.0 0 0 0 10
Cities 0 0 16.7 33.3 50.0 0 0 0 6
Massachusetts Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 3.3 10.0 46.7 40.0 0 0 0 30
Michigan Counties 5.0 15.0 25.0 35.0 20.0 0 0 0 20
Cities 3.0 3.0 12.1 48.5 33.3 0 0 0 33
Minnesota Counties 0 13.3 13.3 40.0 26.7 0 0 6.7 15
Cities 0 4.0 8.0 52.0 36.0 0 0 0 25
Mississippi Counties 0 0 33.3 33.3 33.3 0 0 0 9
Cities 0 0 0 44.4 55.6 0 0 0 9
Missouri Counties 5.6 5.6 22.2 33.3 27.8 0 0 5.6 18
Cities 0 0 11.1 61.1 27.8 0 0 0 18
Montana Counties 0 50.0 0 50.0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 0 0 20.0 20.0 60.0 0 0 0 5
Nebraska Counties 0 16.7 16.7 33.3 16.7 0 0 16.7 6
Cities 0 0 20.0 60.0 20.0 0 0 0 5
Nevada Counties 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 2
Cities 0 0 0 33.3 66.7 0 0 0 6
New Hampshire Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 20.0 40.0 40.0 0 0 0 5
New Jersey Counties 0 7.7 7.7 69.2 15.4 0 0 0 13
Cities 0 7.7 7.7 42.3 42.3 0 0 0 26
New Mexico Counties 0 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 4
Cities 0 0 28.6 42.9 14.3 0 0 14.3 7
New York Counties 0 17.9 35.7 21.4 25.0 0 0 0 28
Cities 0 5.0 25.0 40.0 30.0 0 0 0 20
North Carolina Counties 0 0 14.3 53.6 32.1 0 0 0 28
Cities 0 0 12.5 37.5 50.0 0 0 0 16
North Dakota Counties 0 0 25.0 75.0 0 0 0 0 4
Cities 0 0 25.0 50.0 25.0 0 0 0 4
Ohio Counties 0 0 24.2 60.6 15.2 0 0 0 33
Cities 0 0 26.8 48.8 24.4 0 0 0 41
Oklahoma Counties 0 10.0 30.0 30.0 30.0 0 0 0 10
Cities 0 0 40.0 40.0 20.0 0 0 0 10
Oregon Counties 0 0 10.0 70.0 20.0 0 0 0 10
Cities 0 0 0 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 10
Pennsylvania Counties 0 7.4 11.1 40.7 40.7 0 0 0 27
Cities 0 23.5 11.8 29.4 35.3 0 0 0 17
Rhode Island Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 66.7 33.3 0 0 0 3
South Carolina Counties 0 7.1 14.3 28.6 50.0 0 0 0 14
Cities 0 0 0 18.2 81.8 0 0 0 11
South Dakota Counties 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cities 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 2
Tennessee Counties 0 4.5 31.8 36.4 27.3 0 0 0 22
Cities 0 0 7.1 57.1 28.6 0 0 7.1 14
Texas Counties 2.6 5.3 18.4 50.0 18.4 0 0 5.3 38
Cities 1.4 2.7 12.3 49.3 32.9 0 0 1.4 73
Utah Counties 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 4
Cities 0 0 16.7 66.7 8.3 0 0 8.3 12
Vermont Counties 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities 0 0 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 1
Virginia Counties 0 0 16.1 32.3 48.4 0 0 3.2 31
Cities 0 0 25.0 37.5 31.3 0 0 6.3 16
Washington Counties 0 0 0 33.3 66.7 0 0 0 12
Cities 0 0 13.6 36.4 50.0 0 0 0 22
West Virginia Counties 0 16.7 16.7 50.0 16.7 0 0 0 6
Cities 0 0 0 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 4
Wisconsin Counties 0 0 23.5 70.6 5.9 0 0 0 17
Cities 0 0 9.1 54.5 36.4 0 0 0 22
Wyoming Counties 0 0 100.0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cities 0 0 0 50.0 50.0 0 0 0 2

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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