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Melissa Snells inside City Boundary July 29, 2021, 6:26 PM

Your neighborhood is: Edison
Can the sidewalk be on only one side, or must it be located on both sides of the street? From Fulford all the way to Cameron st. on the Northside of Lane blvd., The sidewalks are nothing but cracks and grass. You can barely see the sidewalk anymore. It is very hard to keep this sidewalk cleaned up in the summer with the grass growing up through the cracks and in the winter trying to shovel uneven sidewalks. This sidewalk is also unsafe for walkers and especially if they have a handicap. Can our neighborhood please get our sidewalks repaved. We can not upkeep our sidewalks if the city does not upkeep their end. Thank you. Melissa Snells 1713 lane blvd.

Name not shown inside City Boundary July 23, 2021, 9:07 PM

Your neighborhood is: Oakland/Winchell
What types of uses (retail, restaurant, services) must exist within your neighborhood for it to be considered complete? Schools, restaurants, parks, shopping, easy access to other neighborhoods
Do the activities in the park matter? Is your neighborhood complete if there aren’t activities? A park doesn't need organized activities for me to enjoy it, though I understand some people appreciate them!
Can the sidewalk be on only one side, or must it be located on both sides of the street? Two things must be true:
1. Only if pedestrians do not have to cross the street multiple times to complete a trip (see missing sidewalks on Oakland drive between Kilgore and Chevy Chase)
2. Only if the side of the street lacking a sidewalk has no points of interest (shops, houses, schools, etc)
If there is a trail system, but not a sidewalk, within the neighborhood, does it count toward the requirement? Not if the trail lacks access to services
What is the maximum distance you should walk to the transit stop or bicycle lane/path? The distance I'm willing to walk to a transit stop depends on the transit's usefulness. A quick direct trip warrants perhaps 10 minutes, or nearly a mile, while a slower trip requiring transfers may not be worth any walking.
Do the destinations of bike lanes and transit routes matter? Should they connect to specific destinations? Definitely. Neither is useful unless they connect people to places.
Is there a maximum distance from each neighborhood that is acceptable to travel for large grocery store? 1 mile? 2 miles? What about smaller markets? A person living within the city limits shouldn't have to walk more than 15 minutes to a "smaller" market (where necessities can be purchased).
Is access to a farmers’ market the equivalent of a food store? How long do farmers’ markets need to be open to be considered as such, and how frequently? No, a farmers' market is not open the sorts of hours and doesn't provide "staple" items at affordable prices.
If you could have a community garden in a nearby park, where would you put it? If you could have fruit trees in your park what type would you like? Winchell elementary would be a fine spot.
How does indoor growing/aquaponics figure into the evaluation of neighborhood food access? It doesn't figure

Name not shown inside City Boundary June 17, 2021, 9:55 AM

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Name not shown inside City Boundary June 17, 2021, 9:54 AM

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