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

  Does your community use federal funding for building/expanding highways and bridges? If yes, how helpful is this funding in planning for and managing growth in this community? Number of Cases
Not used at all Uncertain or no answer on use Used, but not for planning Used, not helpful Used, somewhat helpful Used, very helpful Used, uncertain on how helpful Used, no answer on how helpful
Counties Total 9.0 6.6 0 1.3 21.8 48.6 0 12.6 609
Rural 14.5 10.3 0 1.8 15.8 44.8 0 12.7 165
Nonrural 7.0 5.2 0 1.1 24.1 50.0 0 12.6 444
Central 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Noncentral 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cities Total 17.2 7.2 0 2.6 20.3 43.3 0 9.4 949
Rural 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nonrural 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Central 10.4 6.5 0 2.9 25.8 47.3 0 7.0 414
Noncentral 22.4 7.7 0 2.4 16.1 40.2 0 11.2 535

Note: The percentages in each row add to 100.
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