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Name not shown inside Tract # 000100 June 13, 2019, 11:58 AM

1. Indicate your level of agreement with the Bike Plan goals.



3. What is your HOME zip code?

66044


3a. What is your WORK zip code? (If not applicable, leave blank.)
66044


4. What best describes your employment status? (Select all that apply)
Full time


6. What is the approximate average household income? (Select one)
$25,000-$49,999


7. What is your age? (Select one)
45-54 years


8. Which race/ethnicity best describes you? (Select all that apply)
White

Patti Johnson outside Environmental Justice Zones by Census Tract May 16, 2019, 7:39 PM

1. Indicate your level of agreement with the Bike Plan goals.



2. Do you have any comments about the draft bike plan you’d like to share with us?
Lurved it! I'm on board!


3. What is your HOME zip code?

66049


4. What best describes your employment status? (Select all that apply)
Retired


6. What is the approximate average household income? (Select one)
$25,000-$49,999


7. What is your age? (Select one)
55-64 years


8. Which race/ethnicity best describes you? (Select all that apply)
White

Arly Allen inside Tract # 000901 May 16, 2019, 3:21 PM

1. Indicate your level of agreement with the Bike Plan goals.



2. Do you have any comments about the draft bike plan you’d like to share with us?
Your goals set out for the bike boulevards in Lawrence focus only on the bike riders, of which there are very few, and not on the effect on the car riders, of which there are many. If you wish to improve bike paths, build bike paths. But don't mess up the streets so that the cars are restricted. That will only make things difficult for both bike riders and car drivers.

Who came up with this nutty idea anyway ?




3. What is your HOME zip code?

66046


4. What best describes your employment status? (Select all that apply)
Retired


6. What is the approximate average household income? (Select one)
$50,000-$74,999


7. What is your age? (Select one)
65 years and over


8. Which race/ethnicity best describes you? (Select all that apply)
White

Deborah Snyder inside Tract # 000901 May 15, 2019, 2:48 PM

2. Do you have any comments about the draft bike plan you’d like to share with us?
I will start by quoting the draft plan's own conclusion: "Reviewing the bicycle crash data indicates a majority of crashes occurred in either crosswalks/an intersection or roadway without a crosswalk/bikeway and the roadway speed is equal to or greater than 30 mph. They occur during the daylight, on clear weather days with dry surface conditions. This indicates speed concerns should be addressed and education about safe driving and bicycling behaviors is necessary."

How will Lawrence move from a bronze designation to silver if, as indicated in the conclusion, residents cannot accommodate intermodal transportation even under the most optimal of road conditions?!?

The recent upheaval and vandalism caused by both auto drivers and neighborhood residents to changes made at the intersection of 13th and Connecticut Streets demonstrates broad public hostility to limiting vehicular access in order to provide equally safe intermodal passageways for *anything* not cars.

Unless the city is prepared to reconstruct the proposed neighborhood streets (13th east of Massachusetts and 21st West of Massachusetts) with cemented barrier access similar to the ongoing 9th Street project, complete with meridians and speed bumps to impair automobile speeding, bicyclists and pedestrians will not be able to make use of these two streets with any sense of *more safety* than they have now.


3. What is your HOME zip code?

66046


4. What best describes your employment status? (Select all that apply)
Retired


6. What is the approximate average household income? (Select one)
$25,000-$49,999


7. What is your age? (Select one)
55-64 years


8. Which race/ethnicity best describes you? (Select all that apply)
White

Name not shown inside Tract # 000100 May 15, 2019, 11:25 AM

1. Indicate your level of agreement with the Bike Plan goals.



2. Do you have any comments about the draft bike plan you’d like to share with us?
The goals are fine, although goals mean little without concrete empiricism and action plans designed to measure/enact said goals. As a regular bike rider in Lawrence, these goals don't directly address the ongoing issues. Riding in town is pretty simple. Riders should stay off of heavily trafficked roads (bike lanes here are an insane idea), and the City should strongly enforce traffic violations for drivers who block intersections/crosswalks/do not fully stop at lights/signs, do not yield properly/use excessive speed in roundabouts. All I need is for drivers to be safe (both while bike riding and driving myself), the roads to be relatively free of potholes and drainage issues (they aren't which is dangerous for biking), and roads to be free of ridiculous pavement markings and/or bike "projects" that only serve to confuse drivers and riders. The roads are primarily for cars and should be treated as such with biking a secondary consideration. Trying to increase ridership when anyone who lives here and bikes knows what roads to avoid due to congestion/speeds/dangers is a lofty goal. Let's support and enforce what we already do, rather than complicating the issue with more money that doesn't need to be spent for "improvements" that will be used by a very small minority of citizens but will inconvenience the majority (as seen in the most recent bike project off of Connecticut & 13th). Also, keep those "professional riders" off of heavily trafficked roads and highways. They don't own those roads but certainly act as though they do.


3. What is your HOME zip code?

66044


3a. What is your WORK zip code? (If not applicable, leave blank.)
66045


4. What best describes your employment status? (Select all that apply)
Part time, Student


5. If you are a student, where do you go to school? (Select all that apply)
University of Kansas


6. What is the approximate average household income? (Select one)
Less than $24,999


7. What is your age? (Select one)
45-54 years


8. Which race/ethnicity best describes you? (Select all that apply)
Prefer not to answer

Name not shown inside Tract # 000200 November 28, 2018, 1:45 PM

1. Would you support implementing the following programs?



4. I believe constructing the proposed priority and secondary bike network will encourage more people to bike in Lawrence. (Select one)
Strongly agree


7. Do you have anything else you want to share with us about bicycling in our community?
looks good. more bike boxes, more helmet fairs.


8. How often do you ride a bicycle (in good weather)? (Select one)
Daily


9a. What is your HOME zip code?

66044


9b. What is your WORK zip code? (If not applicable, leave blank.)
66044


10. What best describes your employment status? (Select all that apply)
Full time


12. What is the approximate average household income? (Select one)
$50,000-$74,999


13. What is your age? (Select one)
45-54 years


14. What is your sex? (Select one)
Female


15. Which race/ethnicity best describes you? (Select all that apply)
White

Name not shown outside Environmental Justice Zones by Census Tract November 27, 2018, 5:38 PM

1. Would you support implementing the following programs?



4. I believe constructing the proposed priority and secondary bike network will encourage more people to bike in Lawrence. (Select one)
Agree


7. Do you have anything else you want to share with us about bicycling in our community?
In my 8 years of bicycling to work (at KU), I see improvements every year that make my rides safer. Another improvement is the Iowa/23rd St intersection. Its now very easy, and low stress to cross, even at 5pm rush hour. Whoever designed that intersection should be commended for saving lives of cyclists and pedestrians. The shared paths around Menards and Baker Wetlands are nice. On weekends, whenever I need something from a hardware, I bike to buy stuff at Menards. There remains some nasty intersections on my route. Kasold/Clinton Pkwy during rush hour is dicey. Mainly, from fear of right hook from cars. Another danger spot is Hartford/Clinton Pkway going south -- vehicles will inch forward to see traffic on Clinton, and block the zebra crossing for cyclists on the shared path. The crossing on Iowa at the theater is a bad idea and an accident waiting to happen. That should have been a tunnel. I only cross that thing on Sunday mornings when traffic is minimal. The culprits are the drivers from K-10 who make a right on Iowa. I'm pretty sure you wanted to put a tunnel in there but ran out of money. Please, don't paint anymore bike lanes. They are useless in bad weather and night time. Build protected bike paths. Build bike infrastructure that you would let your 10 year old kids bike.


8. How often do you ride a bicycle (in good weather)? (Select one)
Daily


9a. What is your HOME zip code?

66047


9b. What is your WORK zip code? (If not applicable, leave blank.)
66047


10. What best describes your employment status? (Select all that apply)
Full time


13. What is your age? (Select one)
45-54 years


14. What is your sex? (Select one)
Male

Name not shown inside Tract # 000200 November 27, 2018, 5:07 PM

1. Would you support implementing the following programs?



4. I believe constructing the proposed priority and secondary bike network will encourage more people to bike in Lawrence. (Select one)
Strongly agree


8. How often do you ride a bicycle (in good weather)? (Select one)
A few times a year


9a. What is your HOME zip code?

66044


9b. What is your WORK zip code? (If not applicable, leave blank.)
66045


10. What best describes your employment status? (Select all that apply)
Full time


12. What is the approximate average household income? (Select one)
$25,000-$49,999


13. What is your age? (Select one)
25-34 years


14. What is your sex? (Select one)
Female


15. Which race/ethnicity best describes you? (Select all that apply)
White

Brett Williams inside Tract # 000100 November 27, 2018, 1:51 PM

1. Would you support implementing the following programs?



2. Is there anything else you think we should measure?
Percentage of trips less than five miles taken by car and bike.


3. Are there connections you think should be added to the bikeway network?
Proposed connections appear AWESOME.


4. I believe constructing the proposed priority and secondary bike network will encourage more people to bike in Lawrence. (Select one)
Strongly agree


5. Are there connections you think should be added to the priority network (shown in blue)?
Looks good.


6. Are there connections you think should be added to the secondary network (shown in yellow)?
Looks good to me.


7. Do you have anything else you want to share with us about bicycling in our community?
If implemented as proposed, I could function without a car.


8. How often do you ride a bicycle (in good weather)? (Select one)
A few times a week


9a. What is your HOME zip code?

66044


9b. What is your WORK zip code? (If not applicable, leave blank.)
66044


10. What best describes your employment status? (Select all that apply)
Full time


12. What is the approximate average household income? (Select one)
$25,000-$49,999


13. What is your age? (Select one)
45-54 years


14. What is your sex? (Select one)
Male


15. Which race/ethnicity best describes you? (Select all that apply)
Prefer not to answer

Name not shown outside Environmental Justice Zones by Census Tract November 22, 2018, 8:05 AM

1. Would you support implementing the following programs?



4. I believe constructing the proposed priority and secondary bike network will encourage more people to bike in Lawrence. (Select one)
Strongly agree


8. How often do you ride a bicycle (in good weather)? (Select one)
Daily


9a. What is your HOME zip code?

66046


10. What best describes your employment status? (Select all that apply)
Unemployed


12. What is the approximate average household income? (Select one)
$100,000-$149,999


13. What is your age? (Select one)
55-64 years


14. What is your sex? (Select one)
Male


15. Which race/ethnicity best describes you? (Select all that apply)
White