Street Light Survey Results
On Monday, September 15, 2014, the results of the recent Street Light Survey were released by the Village Council. To net it all out, Pinehurst #6 will not be getting street lights any time soon. Our neighbors across the street in Village Acres will be getting lighting at their more major intersections. They will be the only neighborhood in Pinehurst getting new lighting at this time.
Pinehurst #6 had the largest number of responses with 374 residents participating.
Here are the results for Pinehurst #6 only:
How satisfied are you with the adequacy of the street lights in YOUR Neighborhood?
Very satisfied 31%
How satisfied are you with the adequacy of street lighting in the Village Center?
Very satisfied 27%
Would you say that installing street lighting will make a difference in the overall safety in YOUR neighborhood?
Much safer 31%
A little safer 24%
Less safe 5%
No difference 40%
What amount of street lighting is most appropriate for YOUR neighborhood?
Most lighting 19%
More lighting 16%
Moderate lighting 24%
Limited lighting 8%
No new lighting 33%
Would you prefer additional street lighting in YOUR neighborhood?
If you would prefer additional street lighting, please rank the choices. Of the 181 who wanted more lighting, 176 responded ranked in order of priority.
General safety 40%
Vehicular navigation 27%
Walking after dark 23%
Visitor finding way 10%
Would additional street lighting address your general concerns for YOUR neighborhood?
Things are fine 42%
So there you have it for Pinehurst #6. Village Acres definitely had a majority dissatisfied with the lighting. Once installed, they will be a good measure for how intrusive and beneficial that their limited lighting might be. The Village Board was impressed with the size of our participation.
Thank you one and all for sharing your opinion.