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Name not shown inside Sunnyvale March 25, 2019, 10:30 PM

1. Tell us about yourself. (Please check all that apply.)
I live in Sunnyvale.


2. What do you think about the City's current efforts to address climate change locally?
I am supportive


3. What do you think of Sunnyvale's proposal to meet the State's long-term target of reducing emissions 80% below 1990 levels by 2050 (carbon neutrality)?
Target is not ambitious enough


4a. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 1?



4b. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 2?



4c. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 3?



4d. How would you rate your enthusiasm on the Plays for Strategy 4?



4e. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 5?



4f. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 6?



6. This concludes Part 1 of the survey. Thank you for your input. Would you like to go to Part 2 to provide more feedback on the Playbook?
Yes. Please take me to Part 2 to provide more feedback.


7. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 1?



8. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 2?



9. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 3?



10. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 4?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 4?
Yes, plant more trees!


11. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 5?



12. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 6?


Leeann Bent inside Sunnyvale March 24, 2019, 9:35 PM

1. Tell us about yourself. (Please check all that apply.)
I live in Sunnyvale., I work in Sunnyvale., I frequently visit Sunnyvale.


2. What do you think about the City's current efforts to address climate change locally?
I am supportive


3. What do you think of Sunnyvale's proposal to meet the State's long-term target of reducing emissions 80% below 1990 levels by 2050 (carbon neutrality)?
Target is not ambitious enough


4a. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 1?



4b. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 2?



4c. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 3?



4d. How would you rate your enthusiasm on the Plays for Strategy 4?



4e. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 5?



4f. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 6?



6. This concludes Part 1 of the survey. Thank you for your input. Would you like to go to Part 2 to provide more feedback on the Playbook?
Yes. Please take me to Part 2 to provide more feedback.


7. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 1?



8. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 2?



9. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 3?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 3?
More protected bike Lanes!


10. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 4?



11. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 5?



12. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 6?


John Marcellino inside Sunnyvale March 24, 2019, 3:03 PM

1. Tell us about yourself. (Please check all that apply.)
I live in Sunnyvale., I work in Sunnyvale.


2. What do you think about the City's current efforts to address climate change locally?
I am supportive, but have concerns


3. What do you think of Sunnyvale's proposal to meet the State's long-term target of reducing emissions 80% below 1990 levels by 2050 (carbon neutrality)?
Target is too ambitious


4a. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 1?



4b. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 2?



4c. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 3?



4d. How would you rate your enthusiasm on the Plays for Strategy 4?



4e. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 5?



4f. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 6?



6. This concludes Part 1 of the survey. Thank you for your input. Would you like to go to Part 2 to provide more feedback on the Playbook?
No thanks. I don't want to provide more feedback.

Name not shown inside Sunnyvale March 23, 2019, 10:20 AM

1. Tell us about yourself. (Please check all that apply.)
I live in Sunnyvale.


2. What do you think about the City's current efforts to address climate change locally?
I am supportive


3. What do you think of Sunnyvale's proposal to meet the State's long-term target of reducing emissions 80% below 1990 levels by 2050 (carbon neutrality)?
Target is appropriate


4a. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 1?



4b. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 2?



4c. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 3?



4d. How would you rate your enthusiasm on the Plays for Strategy 4?



4e. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 5?



4f. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 6?



5. Are there any other Plays that you think are missing from the Draft Playbook?
I read the pdf file it is very comprehensive --- I'm impressed.


6. This concludes Part 1 of the survey. Thank you for your input. Would you like to go to Part 2 to provide more feedback on the Playbook?
Yes. Please take me to Part 2 to provide more feedback.


7. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 1?



8. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 2?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 2?
I like solar but the panels are not easily recyclable either. I would like the option of cooling green roofs which are also valuable and lower cost.


9. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 3?



10. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 4?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 4?
Here is what we can do right now in 2019 -- urge big box stores like Lucky's, Safeway and Smart&Final to transition away from plastic clamshell food containers. City of Sunnyvale needs to partner with TERRACYCLE to divert hard to recycle products form the landfill the cost is $0 check it out!


11. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 5?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 5?
Speaker series is a waste of $ unless you plan to upload YouTube videos and expand the reach. Currently the City's social media game is weak. Who is doing a good job? Sunnyvale Public Library's social media person gets it.


12. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 6?



13. Would you like to share any final thoughts about the Draft Playbook?
Impressive Playbook it is something to be proud of. Bottom line is the chain grocery stores are still the exact opposite by still selling food in non-biodegradable plastic clamshell containers. Sunnyvale should elevate restaurants which use biodegradable take-out containers and let the restaurants market themselves as "green certified" at their door.

Bruce Euzent inside Sunnyvale March 22, 2019, 7:13 PM

1. Tell us about yourself. (Please check all that apply.)
I live in Sunnyvale.


2. What do you think about the City's current efforts to address climate change locally?
I am supportive


Any additional comments about the City's efforts to address climate change?
Food scraps recycling is poorly implimented. Many solid waste items cannot be recycled because there is no market for them


3. What do you think of Sunnyvale's proposal to meet the State's long-term target of reducing emissions 80% below 1990 levels by 2050 (carbon neutrality)?
Unsure


Any additional comments on the City's proposed long term target?
Good goal


4a. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 1?



4b. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 2?



4c. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 3?



4d. How would you rate your enthusiasm on the Plays for Strategy 4?



4e. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 5?



4f. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 6?



Any additional comments on the Plays?
In order to increase solar useage we need more flexibe zoning and allow residents to increase the size of their installations. Additiona panels are more cost effective than brand new installations.


6. This concludes Part 1 of the survey. Thank you for your input. Would you like to go to Part 2 to provide more feedback on the Playbook?
Yes. Please take me to Part 2 to provide more feedback.


7. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 1?



8. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 2?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 2?
Buiding and zoning codes are not that solar friendly


9. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 3?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 3?
We are already on a path to make Sunnyvale too crowded. Need to stop encouraging companies to increase the number of jobs


10. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 4?



11. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 5?



12. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 6?


Name not shown inside Sunnyvale March 22, 2019, 4:10 PM

1. Tell us about yourself. (Please check all that apply.)
I live in Sunnyvale.


2. What do you think about the City's current efforts to address climate change locally?
I am supportive


3. What do you think of Sunnyvale's proposal to meet the State's long-term target of reducing emissions 80% below 1990 levels by 2050 (carbon neutrality)?
Target is appropriate


4a. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 1?



4b. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 2?



4c. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 3?



4d. How would you rate your enthusiasm on the Plays for Strategy 4?



4e. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 5?



4f. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 6?



6. This concludes Part 1 of the survey. Thank you for your input. Would you like to go to Part 2 to provide more feedback on the Playbook?
Yes. Please take me to Part 2 to provide more feedback.


7. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 1?



8. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 2?



9. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 3?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 3?
It is important to realize that many residents are not going to bike or use a scooter if it is raining or extremely cold. If there was decent public transportation options (not UBEr, etc.) then more would not feel a need to drive.


10. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 4?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 4?
What is the Green Stormwater Infrastructure Plan? We would like to see some workshops to teach us how to install recirculation systems in our homes so that we don't waste so much water waiting for the cold water to arrive in the sink. We have tried to research this ourselves but there is a lot or conflicting info out there and we would hate to install something that didn't work correctly.


11. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 5?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 5?
I know most schools' curriculums are packed just trying to teach the basic requirements. You would have more success with this if you could get it included in the state standards.


12. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 6?


Name not shown inside Sunnyvale March 22, 2019, 3:05 PM

1. Tell us about yourself. (Please check all that apply.)
I live in Sunnyvale.


2. What do you think about the City's current efforts to address climate change locally?
I am supportive


3. What do you think of Sunnyvale's proposal to meet the State's long-term target of reducing emissions 80% below 1990 levels by 2050 (carbon neutrality)?
Target is appropriate


4a. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 1?



4b. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 2?



4c. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 3?



4d. How would you rate your enthusiasm on the Plays for Strategy 4?



4e. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 5?



4f. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 6?



5. Are there any other Plays that you think are missing from the Draft Playbook?
Sunnyvale should also examine whether there are local industrial facilities that could decarbonize their industrial processes.


Any additional comments on the Plays?
I recently replaced my HVAC system, and found that heat pumps were much more expensive than a gas heater, so I question whether installing heat pumps is an achievable building decarbonization strategy due to financial considerations.


6. This concludes Part 1 of the survey. Thank you for your input. Would you like to go to Part 2 to provide more feedback on the Playbook?
Yes. Please take me to Part 2 to provide more feedback.


7. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 1?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 1?
I do not know about SVCE, but when I consulted with BayREN I found them very knowledgable and helpful, but the contractors that they required one to use to qualify for their incentives were greatly more expensive than contractors that did not participate in the program, so that they were not an economically viable option. If Sunnyvale wants people to shift to clean energy the plan needs to address how to make it cost effective for the consumer.


8. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 2?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 2?
I recently installed a new HVAC system in my house, and when I looked at heat pumps I found that they were much more expensive than gas heaters. If Sunnyvale wants to accelerate the adoption of heat pump water heaters and space heaters, it also needs to figure out how to make them cost competitive.


9. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 3?



10. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 4?



11. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 5?



12. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 6?



13. Would you like to share any final thoughts about the Draft Playbook?
Thanks to everyone who helped put this together!

Cameron Hudson outside Sunnyvale March 22, 2019, 8:08 AM

1. Tell us about yourself. (Please check all that apply.)
I frequently visit Sunnyvale.


2. What do you think about the City's current efforts to address climate change locally?
Unsure


3. What do you think of Sunnyvale's proposal to meet the State's long-term target of reducing emissions 80% below 1990 levels by 2050 (carbon neutrality)?
Target is appropriate


4a. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 1?



4b. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 2?



4c. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 3?



4d. How would you rate your enthusiasm on the Plays for Strategy 4?



4e. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 5?



4f. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 6?



6. This concludes Part 1 of the survey. Thank you for your input. Would you like to go to Part 2 to provide more feedback on the Playbook?
Yes. Please take me to Part 2 to provide more feedback.


7. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 1?



8. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 2?



9. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 3?



10. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 4?



11. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 5?



12. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 6?


Name not shown inside Sunnyvale March 21, 2019, 10:37 PM

1. Tell us about yourself. (Please check all that apply.)
I live in Sunnyvale.


2. What do you think about the City's current efforts to address climate change locally?
I am supportive


Any additional comments about the City's efforts to address climate change?
Supportive of the great work on SVCE, however, strategies in the area of transportation are lacking.


3. What do you think of Sunnyvale's proposal to meet the State's long-term target of reducing emissions 80% below 1990 levels by 2050 (carbon neutrality)?
Target is not ambitious enough


4a. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 1?



4b. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 2?



4c. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 3?



4d. How would you rate your enthusiasm on the Plays for Strategy 4?



4e. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 5?



4f. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 6?



5. Are there any other Plays that you think are missing from the Draft Playbook?
More specific strategies including increasing density, developing a low-stress bicycle network, designing and delivering transit priority corridors (in coordination with transit providers).


Any additional comments on the Plays?
The categories "enhancing transportation options" and "supporting shared mobility" combine several disparate strategies. For example, if shared mobility refers to TNCs, please be aware that recent research shows that these are associated with more trips and reduced transit viability, which would result in increased GHG emissions.


6. This concludes Part 1 of the survey. Thank you for your input. Would you like to go to Part 2 to provide more feedback on the Playbook?
Yes. Please take me to Part 2 to provide more feedback.


7. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 1?



8. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 2?



9. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 3?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 3?
"Rideshare" is a misnomer. TNC trips are almost always single occupant trips and should be treated as such. They may be useful for emergency ride home, but should not be considered as a strategy that will result in lower transportation trips or emissions for commute or other trip types. In addition to the above strategies, there is a need for organizational and cultural change and training to support the above moves.


10. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 4?



11. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 5?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 5?
Social media presence should include notifying people each time an issue related to any of the items on the climate action plan comes to a committee or Council. The Legistar noticing is cumbersome and makes it difficult for residents to follow topics that are of interest.


12. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Moves in Strategy 6?



Any additional comments on the Moves in Strategy 6?
This strategy in particular seems to require a level of nimbleness that is currently lacking in the City. Change management and fostering a culture of engagement, innovation and sustainability is a prerequisite to many of the moves in this and previous strategies. This will require visionary leadership.


13. Would you like to share any final thoughts about the Draft Playbook?
Glad you're doing this work. Thank you for the opportunity to comment!

Name not shown inside Sunnyvale March 21, 2019, 9:31 PM

1. Tell us about yourself. (Please check all that apply.)
I live in Sunnyvale.


2. What do you think about the City's current efforts to address climate change locally?
I am supportive, but have concerns


Any additional comments about the City's efforts to address climate change?
Current planning stresses (1) more jobs, (distant 2) more high-density housing, and (3) no practical ideas of transportation improvements. No provision at all for educational expansion.


3. What do you think of Sunnyvale's proposal to meet the State's long-term target of reducing emissions 80% below 1990 levels by 2050 (carbon neutrality)?
Target is appropriate


4a. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 1?



4b. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 2?



4c. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 3?



4d. How would you rate your enthusiasm on the Plays for Strategy 4?



4e. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 5?



4f. How would you rate your enthusiasm for the Plays in Strategy 6?



6. This concludes Part 1 of the survey. Thank you for your input. Would you like to go to Part 2 to provide more feedback on the Playbook?
No thanks. I don't want to provide more feedback.


If you are not continuing the survey, is there anything else you want to add about the Draft Playbook?
Until we look at balancing ALL kinds of development, we cannot hope to achieve most of these goals. Traffic is a No. 1 concern for reduction of pollution. It is not mentioned per se. We drive an EV, we have solar electric, and we have tons of insulation. Where are they in your survey?