The firm's work will include a scientific study, in which randomly selected households will be invited to participate, as well as a supplemental survey through which the entire community can provide feedback.
The scientific survey will be fielded through mid-March, with the supplemental survey immediately following. Results are expected to be presented to Town Council in April.
2017 survey results
Northwest Research Group also conducted the Town's 2017 community survey. Some key findings of that study were:
As a follow-up to the 2017 survey, the Town conducted an online focus group to provoke in-depth responses regarding the topics of value of services; growth; community character; parks priorities; recreation development at Rueter-Hess; and education on the Town's water plan. Those conversations occurred in June and July 2017. Read the report provided to Town Council regarding that process.
In 2015, the survey indicated Castle Rock is a place where the grass is greener. More than 700 residents responded to the survey. View the full report on that survey.
As a follow-up to the 2015 survey, the Town launched an online focus group to provoke in-depth responses regarding the topics of growth; transportation; parks, recreation and special events; and communications. Those conversations occurred from October 2015 to February 2016. Read the report provided to Town Council regarding that process.
Results from the 2013 and 2011 surveys are available, as well.