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Name not shown outside Norfolk July 25, 2021, 8:21 AM

The buildings are designed to be a mixture of modern and traditional. Do you like having this type of variety in the St. Paul’s Tidewater Gardens area? Yes
The neighborhood is designed to be a mixture of building types so that there is housing for everyone’s needs. Take a look at the below building type examples and mark your top three favorites: One Story Bungalow, Three Story Carriage House, Manor Home (two to four apartments in one large house with porches)
The neighborhood is designed to be an active and safe community. Which of the following amenities would you like to see included (choose all that apply): Greenspace / Parks with seating areas, Playgrounds, Walking, Bike and Scooter Paths, Farmer’s market, Dog Park
Church Street will have retail and commercial businesses. What types of storefronts would you like to see here (check all that apply)? Breakfast/Lunch place, Pharmacy, Coffee Shop, Childcare / Preschool
If Other, please explain: local grocery store, affordable food
Thinking about your family’s lifestyle, would you prefer an eat-in kitchen island or space for your dining room table? Space to bring your own dining room table and chairs
Fitness, wellness, and healthy living have been prioritized in the design of the new St. Paul’s Tidewater Gardens community. Does having access to parks, walking trails, and other outdoor recreation spaces support your health, fitness, and lifestyle goals? Yes
Some of the building types will have private outdoor spaces (porches, balconies, front yards, back yards) in addition to the public green space. Does having access to these types of spaces support your desire for outdoor space? Yes
How do these images make you feel (select all that apply)? Excited to live here!, Excited to spend time outdoors and be close to home
Please select the option that best describes you (pick one) Interested citizen (may or may not live within the St. Paul’s area)
If you are a current St. Paul’s area resident, how long have you lived in one of the three neighborhoods? Not a resident
What is your age range? 15-24 years
Do you have any additional comments that you’d like to share? i appreciate the efforts and i hope it is as good as it sounds
What is your current zip code? 23325

Name not shown in Ward 2 June 26, 2021, 2:51 PM

Buildings/sites are considered historic if they are 50 years old or older. What Norfolk buildings, sites or monuments do you consider historic? (pick all that apply) Batten Arts and Letters Building, Old Dominion University, St. John’s AME Church, The Hermitage, West Point Cemetery
What is your favorite building or site in Norfolk? Norfolk Botanical Garden, Virginia Zoo, The Hermitage Museum, Freemason District, the Hague district.
Do you think your neighborhood, or the neighborhood you grew up in, is historic? Other - Suburban Acres Civic League covers several neighborhoods that are among the first single story/ranch housing in Norfolk.
Are there any homes or buildings in your neighborhood that have historic significance to you or your community? Yes
If yes, please explain. The house at 225 Granby Park Drive is a farm house built in 1848 according to Norfolk AIR database. This house may be the only remaining structure in this neighborhood from the period before farmland was converted to housing in the 1940s - 1950s.
The SurveyNFK lists the following historic “themes” for Norfolk to explore. Rank them in importance to you: Annexations and Associated Development
The following resources are available for historic site research. Check all that you have used or that you are aware of: Norfolk AIR, Norfolk Redevelopment Housing Authority (NRHA) photo collection (internet only), Sergeant Historical Collection at the Slover Library
There are three levels of historic designation: local, state, and national. Do you know if your property is listed on a local, state, or national register? No
How did you hear about this survey? Other - City of Norfolk List Serve through CivicPlus

Name not shown in Ward 2 June 25, 2021, 11:32 AM

Buildings/sites are considered historic if they are 50 years old or older. What Norfolk buildings, sites or monuments do you consider historic? (pick all that apply) St. John’s AME Church, St. Piux X Church, The Hermitage, The Scope, West Point Cemetery
What is your favorite building or site in Norfolk? Saint Paul's Episcopal Church
Do you think your neighborhood, or the neighborhood you grew up in, is historic? Yes
Are there any homes or buildings in your neighborhood that have historic significance to you or your community? Yes
If yes, please explain. Larchmont, I'm sure there are, but I don't know which ones.
Are there any buildings or sites that you feel have been left out or forgotten in the Norfolk history books? Other - I haven't read any Norfolk history books.
Do you feel like there are buildings or areas of the city where historic structures are threatened and could be lost? Yes
If yes, where? I feel it is possible, but don't know enough about City history to determine.
The SurveyNFK lists the following historic “themes” for Norfolk to explore. Rank them in importance to you: Tourism/Social/Recreation, Funerary, Military/Defense, Transportation, Civil Rights and Women’s Rights Movements, Ethnic Heritage
The following resources are available for historic site research. Check all that you have used or that you are aware of: None
There are three levels of historic designation: local, state, and national. Do you know if your property is listed on a local, state, or national register? No
If it is listed, are you aware that you may be eligible for state and federal tax credits for substantial renovations to the building? No
How did you hear about this survey? Website

Name not shown in Ward 4 June 21, 2021, 10:54 PM

Section I: Are you a resident of Norfolk? Yes
How safe do you consider yourself in Norfolk?
Do you think crime in Norfolk has increased, decreased, or remained the same over the last 12 months? Increased
In the last year, have you limited, changed, or curtailed your activities in Norfolk because you are concerned about crime?
Yes
Do you feel that crime is such an issue in Norfolk that you have considered moving? Yes
Have you had contact with the Norfolk Police Department in the past three years? Yes
If so, did our staff treat you professionally, and with dignity and respect? Yes
If you called the Norfolk Police Department for any reason in the past three years, how quickly did our officers respond? Too slowly
Have you found the Norfolk Police Department responsive to your needs? Yes
Would you hesitate to call the Norfolk Police Department for assistance? No
Overall, how well do you feel the Norfolk Police Department does in providing services to the community? Good
What would you do to improve service delivery? quicker investigation of falsified 911 calls involving lies about who was there, what happened, one example: i get woken up at midnight by the norfolk pd at my door saying there has been a phone call from my house reporting a crime involving a van parked outside my house, i answered the door with my gun in my pocket, not trusting the voice, and then the officer, in uniform ,thank you, points a gun at me telling me to get my hands up. luckily, there was no escalation thanks again, my gun was returned to me, but i was falsley accused of someone elses crime that i had no knowledge of . there was no report made by me, i did'nt even have a land line at that address. also i see eccessive racism by blacks against white people these attitudes shall not be favorable to anyone
What is your age? 55-64
What is your race? White
What is your gender? Male
What is your employment status? Retired
How many years have you lived in Norfolk? 11-20
Do you own or rent? Rent
What is your zip code? 23502
How many people reside in your household? 1
Are there any children under 18 living in your home? No

Name not shown in Ward 2 June 20, 2021, 12:14 AM

Buildings/sites are considered historic if they are 50 years old or older. What Norfolk buildings, sites or monuments do you consider historic? (pick all that apply) St. John’s AME Church, The Hermitage, West Point Cemetery
What is your favorite building or site in Norfolk? St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Do you think your neighborhood, or the neighborhood you grew up in, is historic? Yes
Are there any homes or buildings in your neighborhood that have historic significance to you or your community? Yes
If yes, please explain. Nearly all the houses in the area bounded by Mowbray Arch and Olney Road.
Are there any buildings or sites that you feel have been left out or forgotten in the Norfolk history books? No
Do you feel like there are buildings or areas of the city where historic structures are threatened and could be lost? Yes
If yes, where? The old Atlantic City area
The SurveyNFK lists the following historic “themes” for Norfolk to explore. Rank them in importance to you: Industry, Annexations and Associated Development, Ethnic Heritage, Post-World Wars Residential and Commercial Development, Civil Rights and Women’s Rights Movements, Military/Defense, Transportation
The following resources are available for historic site research. Check all that you have used or that you are aware of: Harrison B. Wilson Archives at the Lyman Beecher Books Library (NSU), Norfolk Redevelopment Housing Authority (NRHA) photo collection (internet only), Pilot Newspaper Archives (Norfolk Public Library Website), Sergeant Historical Collection at the Slover Library
There are three levels of historic designation: local, state, and national. Do you know if your property is listed on a local, state, or national register? No
How did you hear about this survey? Facebook

David Bassett in Ward 5 June 19, 2021, 9:55 PM

Section I: Are you a resident of Norfolk? Yes
How safe do you consider yourself in Norfolk?
Do you think crime in Norfolk has increased, decreased, or remained the same over the last 12 months? Increased
In the last year, have you limited, changed, or curtailed your activities in Norfolk because you are concerned about crime?
Yes
Do you feel that crime is such an issue in Norfolk that you have considered moving? Yes
Have you had contact with the Norfolk Police Department in the past three years? Yes
If so, did our staff treat you professionally, and with dignity and respect? No
If you called the Norfolk Police Department for any reason in the past three years, how quickly did our officers respond? Too slowly
Have you found the Norfolk Police Department responsive to your needs? No
Would you hesitate to call the Norfolk Police Department for assistance? No
Overall, how well do you feel the Norfolk Police Department does in providing services to the community? Poor
What would you do to improve service delivery? More police. More enforcement of petty crime
What is your age? 35-44
What is your race? Hispanic
What is your gender? Male
What is your employment status? Employed
How many years have you lived in Norfolk? 4-10
Do you own or rent? Own
What is your zip code? 23518
How many people reside in your household? 2-3
Are there any children under 18 living in your home? No

Name not shown in Ward 3 June 18, 2021, 10:39 AM

Name Lillian Peterson
Address 1369 E Tanners Creek Driv e
Email Address lillie2207@hotmail.com
What is your neighborhood name or civic league? St. Andrews Community
Are you a member of a Civic League? No
What are your priorities? Neighborhood improvement, Public safety
What specific concerns do you have as a resident living in Norfolk? Check all that apply. Neighborhood quality, Code enforcement

Name not shown in Ward 4 June 16, 2021, 6:21 AM

Section I: Are you a resident of Norfolk? Yes
How safe do you consider yourself in Norfolk?
Do you think crime in Norfolk has increased, decreased, or remained the same over the last 12 months? Remained the Same
In the last year, have you limited, changed, or curtailed your activities in Norfolk because you are concerned about crime?
No
Do you feel that crime is such an issue in Norfolk that you have considered moving? No
Have you had contact with the Norfolk Police Department in the past three years? Yes
If so, did our staff treat you professionally, and with dignity and respect? Yes
If you called the Norfolk Police Department for any reason in the past three years, how quickly did our officers respond? Too slowly
Have you found the Norfolk Police Department responsive to your needs? Yes
Would you hesitate to call the Norfolk Police Department for assistance? No
Overall, how well do you feel the Norfolk Police Department does in providing services to the community? Good
What would you do to improve service delivery? I think more officers would help. They appear to be stretched very thin. I also think other things the city could do would relieve some of the calls they receive. Better/more lighting in my neighborhood would help(Easton Place). I'm sure other neighborhoods would also benefit from more street lights.
What is your age? 55-64
What is your race? White
What is your gender? Female
What is your employment status? Employed
How many years have you lived in Norfolk? 20+
Do you own or rent? Own
What is your zip code? 23502
How many people reside in your household? 2-3
Are there any children under 18 living in your home? No

Name not shown in Ward 3 June 14, 2021, 12:54 PM

Buildings/sites are considered historic if they are 50 years old or older. What Norfolk buildings, sites or monuments do you consider historic? (pick all that apply) Batten Arts and Letters Building, Old Dominion University, St. John’s AME Church, The Hermitage, West Point Cemetery
Do you think your neighborhood, or the neighborhood you grew up in, is historic? Other - Old Barboursville where I was born& raised in the house my grandfather, a Pullman porter,had buil, until gentrification.
Are there any homes or buildings in your neighborhood that have historic significance to you or your community? Yes
If yes, please explain. Walter & Alveta Green House, site of many civic & political meetings dating back to Joe Jordan, Evelyn, Butts, Ed Dawley, Herbert Collins. Mamie Johnson, Kenneth Alexander.
Are there any buildings or sites that you feel have been left out or forgotten in the Norfolk history books? Other - JohnT. West Site, Calvary Cemetery, Joe Jordan's house's store; office, St Joseph Catholic Church, Journal & Guide Office &Press(Onley Rd} Graves Fur. Home St. Mary Bas., St Mary's HomeJacox
Do you feel like there are buildings or areas of the city where historic structures are threatened and could be lost? Yes
If yes, where? 2708 VA Beach Blvd.(Broad Creek Rd.), Barraud Park, Jacox ,School Evelyn Butt's House,1070 Kennedy St. Office Bldg.of Black Doctors (Now JEN CARE), 1st Bapt. Bute St., Long's Market
The SurveyNFK lists the following historic “themes” for Norfolk to explore. Rank them in importance to you: Education, Industry, Military/Defense, Civil Rights and Women’s Rights Movements, Ethnic Heritage, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGTBQ) Heritage, Funerary, Transportation, Annexations and Associated Development, Tourism/Social/Recreation, Post-World Wars Residential and Commercial Development, Other
Are there any other themes you think are important for SurveyNFK to capture? If so, provide examples of buildings/sites. These neighborhoods: Lindenwood , Broad Creek Shores Chesapeake Gardens. Olde Huntersville,Coranado. Sen. Yvonne Miller's House & Career, The Jewish Cemetery(Pr. Anne, Rd.)
The following resources are available for historic site research. Check all that you have used or that you are aware of: Harrison B. Wilson Archives at the Lyman Beecher Books Library (NSU), Norfolk AIR, Sergeant Historical Collection at the Slover Library
There are three levels of historic designation: local, state, and national. Do you know if your property is listed on a local, state, or national register? No
How did you hear about this survey? Other - City of Norfolk Resources and Updates by Delk S. Koolman, New Journal & Guide
Do you have suggestions for how SurveyNFK can improve its reach? Use Norfolk Local News station, (Ch. 47) Va Pilot, NJG,

DIANE WISHART in Ward 2 June 14, 2021, 12:06 PM

Name Diane Wishart
Address 8051 Galveston Blvd
Email Address wishartx5@gmail.com
What is your neighborhood name or civic league? Monticello Village
Are you a member of a Civic League? Yes
What are your priorities? Public safety, Neighborhood improvement, Economic development
What specific concerns do you have as a resident living in Norfolk? Check all that apply. Schools, Homelessness, Neighborhood quality, Response regarding city services, Transparency and accountability, Roads and Transit, Code enforcement
Please include any additional concerns, comments or feedback you would like to share with Councilwoman Royster. CRIME, slow PD response time in summer, lack of engagement in Denby Park creating crime in Oakdale Farms/Monticello Village, empty stores, ongoing Wards Corner road project - weeks of no one working.