Voters will decide on November 6 if the Village Specific Plan(VSP)
is adopted. On these pages we have invited a variety of points of view
to help clarify voter choices.
Survey Split | VSP Evolution | It Will Work | It Won’t Work
Need To Know | Parking Perplexes
Bud Emerson | Klish Way
A citizen opinion survey on the VSP was conducted by a professional polling company during July 2012. The results reported to the City Council are displayed in full here in a PowerPoint document.
Survey invitations were given to 2,945 registered voters and yielded 423 completed questionaires. The margin of error was +/- 4.4%. Summary results are below:
Q10 Now that you have heard a bit more about the measure, please read the measure summary one more time and indicate how you would vote.
Awareness & familiarity with the Plan are quite high
• The Plan in general & specific components of the Plan
Currently, voters are fairly evenly split on whether to support or oppose the Plan.
Strong support for many aspects of the Plan
• Improvements to landscaping, business mix, parking, environment, widened sidewalks & bike lanes, plazas, etc.
Opposition to the Plan is principally driven by traffic-related concerns (roundabouts & two-lanes).
See the complete PowerPoint presentation here.