City Services Satisfaction Survey 2012 City Services Satisfaction Survey - Page 86

When asked if residents agreed or not with specific statements about Arlington, they most agreed that Arlington is culturally diverse, there is a variety of housing, and it is a financially stable city. They least agreed that there are acceptable traffic levels, there is a commitment to going green, or it is a great place to retire. What Citizens Think About Arlington 100 90 80 70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0 82.9 82.8 69.2 63.2 61.9 58.3 55.3 51.7 46.3 45.5 45.4 42.8 All neighborhoods have perceived problems or negative implications. Residents were asked to rate various neighborhood issues as problems. The following graph represents the top 5 problems rated in FY 2012 and shows how it compares to past years. Residential burglaries received a significant increase as a major problem in FY 2012 over previous years. Neighborhood Perceptions Top 5 Problems (Major) Speeding in Neighborhood (New in … 12.2 11.9 Residential Burglaries 6.5 7.8 11.6 8.3 8.1 8.8 Car Burglaries 4.8 Illegal Drug Sales 5.3 Stray Animals 0 5 FY 2010 FY 2011 5 6.7 6.2 7.8 6.9 Percent FY 2012 10 15