Elkins announces online survey

The city of Elkins has announced an online survey to gather citizen input for the city’s comprehensive plan.

The purpose of a comprehensive plan is to identify issues that residents and business owners believe are negatively affecting the quality of life in Elkins. By completing the survey, you can help shape the future of Elkins. This online survey is designed to take only a few minutes to complete.

The final plan, scheduled for completion in summer 2014, will include an action plan, based on this and other citizen input. This action plan will outline specific steps that city government and other partners can take to address the identified issues and concerns. This plan will provide the foundation for future growth and development in Elkins.

The survey can be found online at www.surveymonkey.com/s/ElkinsComprehensivePlan. A link to the survey can also be found on the city’s announcement blog, cityofelkinswv.wordpress.com/, and Facebook page, (www.facebook.com/ElkinsCityHall.

Hard copies are also available at Elkins City Hall. Please complete the surveys by an. 3.

The plan is being facilitated by the Elkins Planning Commission. For more information, please contact Sutton Stokes, city clerk for the city of Elkins, at 304-636-1414, ext. 1211.