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Name not shown January 9, 2019, 6:05 PM

On which environmental area should the City focus its resources? Please rank the level of priority for each topic. (1 equals lowest priority and 5 equals highest priority.)



How problematic do you think each of the following climate-related hazards will be for Dublin in the future?



How concerned are you about the impacts of climate change (listed in the previous question) on the following areas?



How important is it that the City of Dublin implements programs and policies that protect the environment?
Very


What motivates you most to invest in energy upgrades for your home? Please rank the reasons below from lowest to highest motivation. (1 equals lowest motivation and 5 equals highest.)



What have you done (or what do you want to do) to reduce energy usage at your residence?



Would you be willing to switch to all electric appliances (i.e., on-demand hot water, electric or induction stoves, electric furnace)?
Maybe


What are some of the barriers that would keep you from completing energy upgrades?



What have you already done (or what do you want to do) to reduce water usage?



How often do you typically use the following methods to run errands and get to other non-work destinations?



How often do you typically use the following methods to get to work?



If you typically walk or bike for travel, what motivates you to do so (check all that apply)?
Exercise, Reduce my impact on the environment, Dislike driving/finding parking, Less stressful


If you use a privately-owned vehicle as your primary mode of transportation, what are some of the main reasons for this choice?
Quickest travel time, Convenience, Other - The "school" bus to DHS gets too crowded, takes longer, and is unreliable.


If you do not currently carpool to work, please select all the applicable reasons that prevent you from doing so.
Other - Husband drives his car to BART station but doesn't carpool to BART because his schedule is too unpredictable.


What would convince you to ride a bicycle more often? (check all that apply)
Shorter distance from my home to my destination, More bicycle lanes and trails, More bicycle parking, Slower traffic speeds


What would convince you to walk more often? (check all that apply)
Other - I prefer to ride my bike unless my destination is so close it's pointless to bike.


What is your zip code?
94568


Do you own or rent your home?
Own


What is your age?
35-54


How did you hear about this survey?
Peachjar


Please share any additional ideas or comments about how Dublin can meet our goal of protecting human health and our environment.
(1) Insist that future development or redevelopment of concrete structures use "carbon concrete" which permanently traps unwanted carbon in the cement. (2) Capture and store rain water instead of it going down the storm drains.

Name not shown January 6, 2019, 9:53 AM

On which environmental area should the City focus its resources? Please rank the level of priority for each topic. (1 equals lowest priority and 5 equals highest priority.)



How problematic do you think each of the following climate-related hazards will be for Dublin in the future?



How concerned are you about the impacts of climate change (listed in the previous question) on the following areas?



How important is it that the City of Dublin implements programs and policies that protect the environment?
Very


What motivates you most to invest in energy upgrades for your home? Please rank the reasons below from lowest to highest motivation. (1 equals lowest motivation and 5 equals highest.)



What have you done (or what do you want to do) to reduce energy usage at your residence?



Would you be willing to switch to all electric appliances (i.e., on-demand hot water, electric or induction stoves, electric furnace)?
Yes


What are some of the barriers that would keep you from completing energy upgrades?



What have you already done (or what do you want to do) to reduce water usage?



How often do you typically use the following methods to run errands and get to other non-work destinations?



How often do you typically use the following methods to get to work?



If you typically walk or bike for travel, what motivates you to do so (check all that apply)?
I don't walk or bike for non-commute travel


If you use a privately-owned vehicle as your primary mode of transportation, what are some of the main reasons for this choice?
Convenience, Other - Not enough parking at BART. We need more multi-level structures, so that people without monthly permit could find parking


What would convince you to ride a bicycle more often? (check all that apply)
Other - Protected bike lanes, not just a line on the road. It is dangerous to ride alongside the cars


What would convince you to walk more often? (check all that apply)
More stores and services in my neighborhood


What is your zip code?
94568


Do you own or rent your home?
Rent


What is your age?
35-54


How did you hear about this survey?
Other - Dublin City email


Please share any additional ideas or comments about how Dublin can meet our goal of protecting human health and our environment.
Great job, thank you!


Would you be interested in learning more about ways you can help increase the environmental sustainability of Dublin? (If so, please include the topic(s) you would like to learn more about and your contact information.)
I would like to know how I can make my rental apartment more weather-resistant. Maybe the city needs to work with landlords. Our windows and doors are old and not insulated enough.

Name not shown January 5, 2019, 5:14 PM

On which environmental area should the City focus its resources? Please rank the level of priority for each topic. (1 equals lowest priority and 5 equals highest priority.)



How problematic do you think each of the following climate-related hazards will be for Dublin in the future?



How concerned are you about the impacts of climate change (listed in the previous question) on the following areas?



How important is it that the City of Dublin implements programs and policies that protect the environment?
Very


What motivates you most to invest in energy upgrades for your home? Please rank the reasons below from lowest to highest motivation. (1 equals lowest motivation and 5 equals highest.)



What have you done (or what do you want to do) to reduce energy usage at your residence?



Would you be willing to switch to all electric appliances (i.e., on-demand hot water, electric or induction stoves, electric furnace)?
Yes


What are some of the barriers that would keep you from completing energy upgrades?



What have you already done (or what do you want to do) to reduce water usage?



How often do you typically use the following methods to run errands and get to other non-work destinations?



How often do you typically use the following methods to get to work?



If you typically walk or bike for travel, what motivates you to do so (check all that apply)?
Exercise, Reduce my impact on the environment


If you use a privately-owned vehicle as your primary mode of transportation, what are some of the main reasons for this choice?
Quickest travel time, Convenience


If you do not currently carpool to work, please select all the applicable reasons that prevent you from doing so.
No or limited carpooling services available


What would convince you to ride a bicycle more often? (check all that apply)
More bicycle lanes and trails, Slower traffic speeds


What would convince you to walk more often? (check all that apply)
More stores and services in my neighborhood


What is your zip code?
94568


Do you own or rent your home?
Own


What is your age?
35-54


How did you hear about this survey?
Other - Nextdoor


Please share any additional ideas or comments about how Dublin can meet our goal of protecting human health and our environment.
Do more to encourage walking and cycling including having stores etc nearby.

John Ellis January 5, 2019, 3:58 PM

On which environmental area should the City focus its resources? Please rank the level of priority for each topic. (1 equals lowest priority and 5 equals highest priority.)



How problematic do you think each of the following climate-related hazards will be for Dublin in the future?



How concerned are you about the impacts of climate change (listed in the previous question) on the following areas?



How important is it that the City of Dublin implements programs and policies that protect the environment?
Very


What motivates you most to invest in energy upgrades for your home? Please rank the reasons below from lowest to highest motivation. (1 equals lowest motivation and 5 equals highest.)



What have you done (or what do you want to do) to reduce energy usage at your residence?



Would you be willing to switch to all electric appliances (i.e., on-demand hot water, electric or induction stoves, electric furnace)?
No


What are some of the barriers that would keep you from completing energy upgrades?



What have you already done (or what do you want to do) to reduce water usage?



How often do you typically use the following methods to run errands and get to other non-work destinations?



How often do you typically use the following methods to get to work?



If you typically walk or bike for travel, what motivates you to do so (check all that apply)?
Exercise, Save money, Less stressful


If you use a privately-owned vehicle as your primary mode of transportation, what are some of the main reasons for this choice?
Quickest travel time, Convenience


If you do not currently carpool to work, please select all the applicable reasons that prevent you from doing so.
Other - Retired don't work


What would convince you to ride a bicycle more often? (check all that apply)
Nothing


What would convince you to walk more often? (check all that apply)
Wider sidewalks


What is your zip code?
94568


Do you own or rent your home?
Own


What is your age?
65+


How did you hear about this survey?
Friend/Neighbor

Name not shown January 5, 2019, 10:28 AM

On which environmental area should the City focus its resources? Please rank the level of priority for each topic. (1 equals lowest priority and 5 equals highest priority.)



How problematic do you think each of the following climate-related hazards will be for Dublin in the future?



How concerned are you about the impacts of climate change (listed in the previous question) on the following areas?



How important is it that the City of Dublin implements programs and policies that protect the environment?
Very


What motivates you most to invest in energy upgrades for your home? Please rank the reasons below from lowest to highest motivation. (1 equals lowest motivation and 5 equals highest.)



What have you done (or what do you want to do) to reduce energy usage at your residence?



Would you be willing to switch to all electric appliances (i.e., on-demand hot water, electric or induction stoves, electric furnace)?
No


What are some of the barriers that would keep you from completing energy upgrades?



What have you already done (or what do you want to do) to reduce water usage?



How often do you typically use the following methods to run errands and get to other non-work destinations?



How often do you typically use the following methods to get to work?



If you do not currently carpool to work, please select all the applicable reasons that prevent you from doing so.
I am unemployed/retired/working from home


What would convince you to walk more often? (check all that apply)
More frequent crosswalks, More shaded sidewalks


What is your zip code?
94568


Do you own or rent your home?
Own


What is your age?
35-54


How did you hear about this survey?
Friend/Neighbor

Name not shown January 5, 2019, 10:17 AM

On which environmental area should the City focus its resources? Please rank the level of priority for each topic. (1 equals lowest priority and 5 equals highest priority.)



How problematic do you think each of the following climate-related hazards will be for Dublin in the future?



How concerned are you about the impacts of climate change (listed in the previous question) on the following areas?



How important is it that the City of Dublin implements programs and policies that protect the environment?
Very


What motivates you most to invest in energy upgrades for your home? Please rank the reasons below from lowest to highest motivation. (1 equals lowest motivation and 5 equals highest.)



What have you done (or what do you want to do) to reduce energy usage at your residence?



Would you be willing to switch to all electric appliances (i.e., on-demand hot water, electric or induction stoves, electric furnace)?
No


What are some of the barriers that would keep you from completing energy upgrades?



What have you already done (or what do you want to do) to reduce water usage?



How often do you typically use the following methods to run errands and get to other non-work destinations?



How often do you typically use the following methods to get to work?



If you typically walk or bike for travel, what motivates you to do so (check all that apply)?
Exercise, Reduce my impact on the environment, Dislike driving/finding parking, Save money, Less stressful, Feels safer


If you use a privately-owned vehicle as your primary mode of transportation, what are some of the main reasons for this choice?
Quickest travel time, Convenience, Public transit is not close enough to my home, Limited infrastructure (i.e., not enough sidewalks, bike lanes, parking for BART/carpool)


If you do not currently carpool to work, please select all the applicable reasons that prevent you from doing so.
No or limited carpooling services available


What would convince you to ride a bicycle more often? (check all that apply)
Shorter distance from my home to my destination, More bicycle lanes and trails, More bicycle parking


What would convince you to walk more often? (check all that apply)
More sidewalk lighting and safety, Traffic safety improvements at pedestrian crossings, More stores and services in my neighborhood, More shaded sidewalks


What is your zip code?
94568


Do you own or rent your home?
Own


What is your age?
25-34


How did you hear about this survey?
Other - Nextdoor

Name not shown January 5, 2019, 9:23 AM

On which environmental area should the City focus its resources? Please rank the level of priority for each topic. (1 equals lowest priority and 5 equals highest priority.)



How problematic do you think each of the following climate-related hazards will be for Dublin in the future?



How concerned are you about the impacts of climate change (listed in the previous question) on the following areas?



How important is it that the City of Dublin implements programs and policies that protect the environment?
Very


What motivates you most to invest in energy upgrades for your home? Please rank the reasons below from lowest to highest motivation. (1 equals lowest motivation and 5 equals highest.)



What have you done (or what do you want to do) to reduce energy usage at your residence?



Would you be willing to switch to all electric appliances (i.e., on-demand hot water, electric or induction stoves, electric furnace)?
No


What are some of the barriers that would keep you from completing energy upgrades?



What have you already done (or what do you want to do) to reduce water usage?



How often do you typically use the following methods to run errands and get to other non-work destinations?



How often do you typically use the following methods to get to work?



If you typically walk or bike for travel, what motivates you to do so (check all that apply)?
Exercise


If you use a privately-owned vehicle as your primary mode of transportation, what are some of the main reasons for this choice?
Feeling of greater safety


If you do not currently carpool to work, please select all the applicable reasons that prevent you from doing so.
I am unemployed/retired/working from home


What would convince you to ride a bicycle more often? (check all that apply)
Other - Very difficult to ride in high density traffic and high level of aggressive drivers coming off the freeway


What would convince you to walk more often? (check all that apply)
Other - My medical condition makes walking a problem, so I walk at the mall. Biking in warm weather is my preference, but I fear the traffic on San Ramon Blvd, Dublin Blvd, and Amador Valley


What is your zip code?
94568


Do you own or rent your home?
Own


What is your age?
65+


How did you hear about this survey?
Other - Nextdoor


Please share any additional ideas or comments about how Dublin can meet our goal of protecting human health and our environment.
More awareness of wind abatement in outdoor personal apaces

Name not shown January 4, 2019, 9:10 PM

On which environmental area should the City focus its resources? Please rank the level of priority for each topic. (1 equals lowest priority and 5 equals highest priority.)



How problematic do you think each of the following climate-related hazards will be for Dublin in the future?



How concerned are you about the impacts of climate change (listed in the previous question) on the following areas?



How important is it that the City of Dublin implements programs and policies that protect the environment?
Somewhat


What motivates you most to invest in energy upgrades for your home? Please rank the reasons below from lowest to highest motivation. (1 equals lowest motivation and 5 equals highest.)



What have you done (or what do you want to do) to reduce energy usage at your residence?



Would you be willing to switch to all electric appliances (i.e., on-demand hot water, electric or induction stoves, electric furnace)?
Maybe


What are some of the barriers that would keep you from completing energy upgrades?



What have you already done (or what do you want to do) to reduce water usage?



How often do you typically use the following methods to run errands and get to other non-work destinations?



How often do you typically use the following methods to get to work?



If you typically walk or bike for travel, what motivates you to do so (check all that apply)?
Exercise


If you use a privately-owned vehicle as your primary mode of transportation, what are some of the main reasons for this choice?
Quickest travel time, Convenience, Feeling of greater safety, Public transit is not close enough to my home, Public transit is not close enough to my work, Limited infrastructure (i.e., not enough sidewalks, bike lanes, parking for BART/carpool)


If you do not currently carpool to work, please select all the applicable reasons that prevent you from doing so.
I need a car to drop off/pick up family members


What would convince you to ride a bicycle more often? (check all that apply)
Nothing


What would convince you to walk more often? (check all that apply)
More sidewalk lighting and safety, Reducing crossing distance, More stores and services in my neighborhood


What is your zip code?
94568


Do you own or rent your home?
Own


What is your age?
35-54


How did you hear about this survey?
Other - email


Please share any additional ideas or comments about how Dublin can meet our goal of protecting human health and our environment.
It is a time consuming and intimidating task to research landscapers for lawn replacement or solar panel companies. It would be helpful if the city had a program where they vetted service providers and provided consultations. Cost is a huge factor, so a program that provided group pricing would be helpful.

Name not shown January 4, 2019, 5:31 PM

On which environmental area should the City focus its resources? Please rank the level of priority for each topic. (1 equals lowest priority and 5 equals highest priority.)



How problematic do you think each of the following climate-related hazards will be for Dublin in the future?



How concerned are you about the impacts of climate change (listed in the previous question) on the following areas?



How important is it that the City of Dublin implements programs and policies that protect the environment?
Very


What motivates you most to invest in energy upgrades for your home? Please rank the reasons below from lowest to highest motivation. (1 equals lowest motivation and 5 equals highest.)



What have you done (or what do you want to do) to reduce energy usage at your residence?



Would you be willing to switch to all electric appliances (i.e., on-demand hot water, electric or induction stoves, electric furnace)?
Yes


What are some of the barriers that would keep you from completing energy upgrades?



What have you already done (or what do you want to do) to reduce water usage?



How often do you typically use the following methods to run errands and get to other non-work destinations?



How often do you typically use the following methods to get to work?



If you typically walk or bike for travel, what motivates you to do so (check all that apply)?
I don't walk or bike for non-commute travel


If you use a privately-owned vehicle as your primary mode of transportation, what are some of the main reasons for this choice?
Quickest travel time, Convenience, Limited infrastructure (i.e., not enough sidewalks, bike lanes, parking for BART/carpool)


What would convince you to ride a bicycle more often? (check all that apply)
Shorter distance from my home to my destination, More bicycle lanes and trails


What would convince you to walk more often? (check all that apply)
More sidewalk lighting and safety, Traffic safety improvements at pedestrian crossings, Reducing crossing distance


What is your zip code?
94568


Do you own or rent your home?
Own


What is your age?
25-34


How did you hear about this survey?
City website

Raj Berry January 4, 2019, 4:42 PM

On which environmental area should the City focus its resources? Please rank the level of priority for each topic. (1 equals lowest priority and 5 equals highest priority.)



How problematic do you think each of the following climate change-related hazards will be for you and your business in the future?



How concerned are you about the impacts of climate change (listed in the previous question) on the following areas?



How important is it that Dublin implements programs and policies that protect the environment?
Very


What have you already done, or what do you want to do, to reduce energy usage at your business?



Have you installed, or would you consider installing electric vehicle (EV) charging stations for employees at your business?
I want to


If you have not installed EV charging stations at your business, what are some of the barriers keeping you from doing so?
Cost of installation and infrastructure


Please rank how motivated you are by each of the potential benefits of investing in an energy upgrade for your business on a scale of 1-5. (1 equals lowest motivator and 5 equals highest motivator.)



How important are the following barriers in keeping you from taking advantage of energy upgrades:



What have you already done, or what do you want to do, to reduce water usage at your business?



Does your business offer any employee incentive programs to encourage alternatives to single automotive commuting? Select all that apply:
Rideshare matching, Secure bike parking, Flexible schedule option


What is the zip code of your business?
94568


How many employees work at your business?
10


What are your hours of operation?
10 am to 10 pm


What is your business type or sector? (e.g. service, manufacturing, retail, etc.)
Restaurant


How did you hear about this survey?
Friends/colleagues


Please share any additional ideas or comments about how Dublin can meet our goal of protecting human health and our environment.
Help business lease solar panels


Would you be interested in learning more about ways your business can help increase the environmental sustainability in Dublin? (If so, please include the topic(s) you would like to learn more about and your contact information.)
Energy and water use