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80% of Peorians Rate Quality of Life 'Excellent' or 'Good'

Citizen Survey Measures Community Characteristics, City Services

2/16/2010

PEORIA, Ariz – (Feb. 16, 2010) – About eight of every 10 city residents say Peoria’s overall quality of life is “excellent” or “good” according to a recent citizen satisfaction survey conducted in December 2009. The National Citizen Survey mailed questionnaires to a random sample of 1,200 Peoria households and received 324 replies, a 29 percent response rate that provides a 5 percent margin of error.

The survey is a tool Peoria uses to measure the opinions and attitudes of residents about city services and other aspects of the community. The data collected helps the city prioritize services, allocate financial and other resources, and develop programs and policies.

Among Peoria’s characteristics rated most highly by residents were recreational opportunities and the quality of new development in the city. The survey also indicates a substantial level of trust in local government, and that a majority of residents are satisfied with the city’s overall direction.

Survey respondents who interacted with city employees gave high marks, with more than 80 percent rating employees as “excellent” or “good” in four customer service areas.

The two characteristics receiving the least positive ratings were ease of bus travel (21 percent rated it “excellent” or “good”) and employment opportunities (26 percent rating it “excellent” or “good”).

Those ratings are not surprising to the city’s elected officials and professional staff, who have placed economic development and job creation as one of the city’s top priorities. Staff is also developing a multimodal transportation plan that will provide a blueprint of potential improvements to transit and other transportation modes in Peoria.

Ratings of the city’s characteristics were also compared to a national benchmark database of other municipalities around the nation. Of the 34 services for which comparisons were available, 11 were above the benchmark, 19 were similar to the benchmark and four were below.

A full copy of the survey report is available at www.peoriaaz.gov/citizensurvey.