needs and priorities assessment
Respondents chose to allocate the highest amount of
funding to ‘Improvements/ maintenance of existing parks
and greenways’ ($18.98). Maintaining and developing
youth and adult sports fields received the second highest
allocation at $17.16. The lowest amounts allocated were
for ‘Development of new outdoor areas’ ($9.57) and
‘Acquisition of nature preserves’ ($11.79).
Most respondents learn about City of Raleigh Parks and
Department programs and activities by the Department’s
website (74%); from friends and neighbors (54%); and the
Department’s Parks/ Recreation Leisure Ledger (51%).
The means that is least used by respondents were magazine
advertisements (2%); school flyers/ newsletters (5%) and
If an additional $100 were available for Parks and
Recreation facilities in the City of Raleigh, how
would you allocate the funds amount?
Acquisition of new parkland and
Acquisition of nature preserves
Improvements/ Maintenance of
existing parks and greenways
Development of trails and
Maintaining and developing
youth and adult sports fields
Development of new recreation
Development of new outdoor
ALL the ways you learn about City of Raleigh Parks,
Recreation and Cultural Resources Department
programs and activities.
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
From friends and neighbors
Conversations with Staff
Flyers in mail