EAST ST LOUIS ACTION RESEARCH PROJECT

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Outreach Weekend Report

February 1-2, 2002

Summary:

by Janni Sorensen

The first outreach weekend this semester was dedicated to data collection for the development of a comprehensive plan for the South End Neighborhood.

To initiate a Comprehensive Planning process in the South End Neighborhood, students and local residents conducted a residential door-to-door survey. The primary objective was to build a broad perspective of the resident's viewpoints and activate South End resident's participation in improvements for their neighborhood. 60 households were surveyed. The survey consisted of eighty-eight questions ranging from general opinions to specific information about economic- and area conditions. Some of the results are summarized below:

A Neighborhood Condition Survey was also completed this weekend. The study area consists of about 2200 parcels. Some of the data collected is summarized in the following section:

 

More photos from the weekend.

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Last modified: 13 February 2002, Deanna Koenigs

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