Nottinghamshire Annual Residents' Satisfaction Survey 2019

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Closes 13 Dec 2019

Questions for residents

1. In which Borough or District do you live?
2. Overall, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your local area as a place to live? (Think of your local area as within 15-20 minutes walking distance from your home)
Nottinghamshire County Council provides services that touch the lives of everyone who lives, works or visits Nottinghamshire including: social care and day centres; country parks; libraries; fostering and adoption; children’s centres; homecare and extra care for older people; registry offices; road maintenance, gritting, street lighting, road safety; primary and secondary schools and school crossing patrols; youth clubs and activities; and trading standards.
3. Overall, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the way Nottinghamshire County Council runs things?
4. To what extent do you agree or disagree that Nottinghamshire County Council provides value for money?
5. Overall, how well informed do you think Nottinghamshire County Council keeps residents about the services and benefits it provides? (By benefits we mean any positive impacts it has had on the local area)
6. How safe or unsafe do you feel when you are outside in your local area after dark?
7. How safe or unsafe do you feel when you are outside in your local area during the day?
8. How safe do you feel when you are alone in your home at night?
9. To what extent do you agree or disagree that your local area is a place where people from different ethnic backgrounds get on well together? (By getting on well together we mean treating each other with respect and consideration)
10. Do you agree or disagree that you can influence decisions affecting your local area?
11. Would you recommend Nottinghamshire as a place to live?
12. Would you recommend Nottinghamshire as a place to work?
13. Would you recommend Nottinghamshire as a place to visit?
14. Would you recommend Nottinghamshire as a place to bring up your family?
15. Would you recommend Nottinghamshire as a place to fulfil your ambition?
16. Would you recommend Nottinghamshire as a place to enjoy your later life?
17. Would you recommend Nottinghamshire as a place to start and grow your business?
18. Would you recommend Nottinghamshire as a place to visit as a tourist destination?
19. Thinking about your local area, how much of a problem do you think each of the following are?
Noisy neighbours or loud parties
Groups of people hanging around the streets
Rubbish or litter lying around
Vandalism, graffiti and other deliberate damage to property or vehicles
People being drunk or rowdy in public places
People using or dealing drugs
People being attacked or harassed because of their skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
Abandoned or burnt out cars
20. To what extent do you agree or disagree that Nottinghamshire County Council provides high quality services?
21. To what extent do you agree or disagree that Nottinghamshire County Council provides high quality services that protects the safety and welfare of children and young people?
22. In regard to the county’s transport network, to what extent do you think the Council should prioritise...? (please tick one box for each statement).
Repairing roads and pavements
Cutting grass verges less frequently to encourage more wildflower species to thrive
Traffic calming
Better facilities for cyclists
Investing in electric buses or other alternative fuel powered public transport
Charging points for electric vehicles
23. Which of the following would most influence your decision to change from using a car to using electric buses or other alternative fuel powered public transport if they were available in your area? (tick one box only)
24. The Council is currently developing a mobile app so residents can easily access a range of Council services. How likely would you be to use the app to do the following? (please tick one box for each statement).
Report potholes and streetlight faults
Apply for a school place
Search for job vacancies at the Council
Register births and deaths
Find out what events and attractions are on in your area
25. Overall how likely would you be to download and use the app?