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ASPEN CITIZEN SURVEY Final Report of Results September 2016

City of Aspen Citizen Survey: Report of Results • September 2016

CONTENTS EXECUTIVE SUMMARY.................................................................................................................. 1 SURVEY BACKGROUND .............................................................................................................. 4 SURVEY RESULTS ............................................................................................................................ 6 Overall Quality of Life ............................................................................................................................................6 Recreation Facilities ................................................................................................................................................8 Wheeler Opera House ....................................................................................................................................... 15 Aspen Saturday Market ....................................................................................................................................... 16 City Services .......................................................................................................................................................... 17 Sustainability Actions ........................................................................................................................................... 29 Importance of Potential Community Issues and Needs............................................................................... 31 Public Information................................................................................................................................................. 32

APPENDIX I: RESPONDENT DEMOGRAPHICS ................................................................... 37 APPENDIX II: COMPLETE SET OF SURVEY RESPONSES ................................................... 39 APPENDIX III: VERBATIM RESPONSES .................................................................................... 69 APPENDIX IV: SELECT SURVEY RESULTS COMPARED BY RESPONDENT CHARACTERISTICS ...................................................................................................................... 80 APPENDIX V: SURVEY METHODOLOGY .............................................................................. 86

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City of Aspen Citizen Survey: Report of Results • September 2016

FIGURES Figure 1: Overall Quality of Life in Aspen, 2016 .....................................................................................................6 Figure 2: Overall Quality of Life Compared Over Time .......................................................................................6 Figure 3: Feelings of Safety in Aspen Compared Over Time................................................................................7 Figure 4: Preferences for Receiving ARC Information, 2016 ...............................................................................8 Figure 5: ARC Staff and Facilities Compared Over Time ......................................................................................9 Figure 6: Red Brick Recreation Center Compared Over Time ....................................................................... 10 Figure 7: Parks, Athletic Fields and Trail System Compared Over Time ....................................................... 11 Figure 8: Quality of Aspects of City Parks, Open Space and Trails Compared Over Time ...................... 12 Figure 9: Current Level of Enforcement for Dogs Compared Over Time .................................................... 13 Figure 10: Concerns Related to City Parks, Fields, Open Space and Trails, 2016 ....................................... 14 Figure 11: Information Sour