Survey

The survey has been tabulated. Results are available here:

Survey Results

Your response to this survey will help us create parks that meet your needs. Please complete this survey and submit it by clicking the "send" button at the end.

"THPRD" in the survey represents Tualatin Hills Parks and Recreation District

For more information, visit our main website:
www.cedarmill.org/parks
or call THPRD Planning & Development:
(503) 645-6433



1. Are you familiar with the services that THPRD provides?

Very familiar Somewhat familiar Not familiar at all


2. Have you or any members of your household participated in a THPRD program or activity within the last year?

Yes No

If yes, which recreational programs or facilities did you or a household members participate in or visit?

Check all that apply

Swimming/Aquatics Preschool Programs
Outdoor Programs Special Events
Fitness/Health Specialized Recreation
Adult Sports Leagues Youth Recreation Programs or Classes
Adult Recreation Programs Youth Sports League or Camp
Tennis Neighborhood or Community Parks
Teen Activities Recreation Centers
Indoor Playground Stuhr Center/Senior Programs
Summer Camp Programs Walking/Jogging Trails
Dropin Sports Nature Park Programs
Jenkins Estate Community Libraries
Other

3. Which of the following parks or open spaces within our Cedar Mill area have you or any household members visited within the past year?

Check all that apply

Cedar Mill Park Mitchell Park
Cedar Mill Woods Park Merritt Orchard Park
Jordan Park Lost Park
Bonny Slope Park Foege Park
Terra Linda Park Sunset Swim Center/Park
The Bluffs Park Cedar Hill Recreation Center
Don't know about the parks in this area

4. How many times did you or a member of your household visit THPRD parks or facilities during the past year?

11 or more 6 to 10 1 to 5 none


5. What activities do you or a member of your household like to participate in when you visit a park?

Check all that apply

Walking Jogging/running
Biking Playing sports/games
Picnicking Playground
Relaxing Enjoying nature
In-line Skating Skate boarding
Other

6. If you or a member of your household rides a bike, where is it most often ridden?

On streets without bike lanes On streets with bike lanes

On streets with or without bike lanes On off street bike trails


7. Do you have to transport your bike by car somewhere in order to ride safely?

Yes No


8. Where do you or a member of your household most often walk, run or jog in the Cedar Mill area?

Check all that apply

Along streets with paved sidewalks In parks with improved trails
Along streets without pedestrian space In areas without improved trails
Drive to area outside of the community School grounds

9. What are the benefits that you personally enjoy from participating in THPRD programs or visiting parks and facilities? (Please list)


10. What do you consider the primary obstacles that prevent you from participating in programs or visiting parks and facilities offered by THPRD?

Check all that apply

Inconvenient times Programs/classes not interesting to me
Inconvenient locations Programs/classes fill up too fast
No time/my schedule Registration process difficult
Transportation problems Don't know about programs
I have other commitments Cost of programs/classes
Other

11. What role do you think THPRD should play in addressing children's needs?


12. What role do you think THPRD should play in addressing adult's needs?


13. What role do you think THPRD should play in preserving natural areas/open spaces in the community?


14. What is the name of the park closest to your home?


15. THPRD serves to make recreation opportunities available and convenient by locating parks within easy access. How convenient would you rate the park closest to your home?

Very convenient (within easy walking distance)
Somewhat convenient (I can walk there, but it takes a little time)
Somewhat inconvenient (too far or unsafe to walk but close enough to visit occasionally)
Not at all convenient (None in my neighborhood, I would have to drive to visit the closest one.)

Don't know (I don't know where the park closest to my house is located


16. Please check the boxes reflecting your feelings about the adequacy of the THPRD facilities in your area.

 

Household
Members Use

Facility
Adequate

Facility Not Adequate

Would Use if Provided

Class/Meeting Rooms

Neighborhood Parks

Recreation Centers

Sports Parks

Swimming Pools

Trails/Nature Park


17. Please check the boxes reflecting your feelings about the adequacy of the THPRD facilities in your area.

 

Household
Members Use

Program Adequate

Program Not Adequate

Would Use if Provided

Swimming/Aquatics

Preschool Programs

Outdoor Programs

Special Events

Fitness/Health

Adult Sports Leagues

Adult Recreation Programs

Tennis

Specialized Recreation

Youth Recreation Programs/Classes

Youth Sports League/Camp

Summer Camp Programs

Teen Activities

Indoor Playground

Drop-in Sports

Jenkins Estate

Neighborhood or Community Parks

Stuhr Center/Senior Programs

Recreation Centers

Walking Jogging Trails

Outdoor Programs

Community Libraries

Nature Park Programs

Other


18. Do you feel THPRD currently meets the park and recreation needs of the Cedar Mill area?

Yes No

If no, how could it be improved?


19. Should Cedar Mill Area have:

A large community recreation and aquatic center with an indoor swimming pool, gymnasium, weight room, meeting rooms etc... similar to Conestoga Recreation Aquatic Center.
Similar facilities in smaller buildings distributed throughout the community.

20. Should there be public park and recreation facilities within the center of the Cedar Mill commercial area?

Yes No


21. What is the appropriate way to finance new park and recreation services?

Check all that apply

Property taxes Program fees

Other fees (please identify)

System Development Charges (from builders for new construction)

Private partnerships/Grants

Other ways (list)


22. When feasible, should THPRD and the Beaverton School District share lands and facilities, and combine resources to provide for a cost efficient and more effective use of your tax dollars?

Yes No


23. Do you currently live within the boundaries of the Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District?

Yes No Don't know

If more services could be provided to you as a result of being annexed into the THPRD district, would you be interested in annexation?

Yes No


24. Do you have any additional suggestions or other closing thoughts to share?


Optional:

Name
Address
Portland, Oregon 97229
Email
Phone 503-
Best time to call: 9-12 AM 1-5 PM 6-9 PM

Thank you for your time spent on this survey. Your information is vital to the success of the Cedar Mill Ad Hoc Committee and to the Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District. We appreciate your willingness to help. Encourage your neighbors to participate too -- and we can make Cedar Mill Parks truly A Community Vision!

For more information, visit our website:
www.cedarmill.org/parks
or call Planning & Development:
(503) 645-6433

 

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