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Share Your Thoughts on Improvements and Amenities for Long Branch-Garland Park

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How far do you live from Long Branch-Garland Park?

Response Percent Response Count
½ mile or less 28.0% 7
Between ½ and 1 mile 52.0% 13
More than 1 mile 20.0% 5

How often do you visit the park?

Response Percent Response Count
Daily 12.0% 3
A few times a week 12.0% 3
A few times a month 40.0% 10
Less than once a month 36.0% 9

What is your current favorite activity at Long Branch-Garland? Choose one.

Response Percent Response Count
Enjoying nature 20.0% 5
Playground 36.0% 9
Walking 32.0% 8
Other 12.0% 3

What are your priorities for amenities at Long Branch-Garland Park? Please rate the following amenities on a scale from 1 to 5. (1 = Not important, 5 = Very Important).

Adult Fitness Equipment
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 20.0% 5
2 12.0% 3
3 - Somewhat Important 40.0% 10
4 20.0% 5
5 - Very Important 8.0% 2
Teen Fitness and Play Area
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 8.0% 2
2 12.0% 3
3 - Somewhat Important 28.0% 7
4 16.0% 4
5 - Very Important 36.0% 9
Basketball Court
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 12.0% 3
2 8.0% 2
3 - Somewhat Important 28.0% 7
4 24.0% 6
5 - Very Important 28.0% 7
Soccer Court
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 12.0% 3
3 - Somewhat Important 24.0% 6
4 28.0% 7
5 - Very Important 36.0% 9
Picnic Area with Grills
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 16.0% 4
2 12.0% 3
3 - Somewhat Important 20.0% 5
4 32.0% 8
5 - Very Important 20.0% 5
Picnic Area / Seating (no grills)
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 12.0% 3
2 8.0% 2
3 - Somewhat Important 20.0% 5
4 40.0% 10
5 - Very Important 20.0% 5
Playground
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 4.0% 1
2 8.0% 2
3 - Somewhat Important 8.0% 2
4 12.0% 3
5 - Very Important 68.0% 17
Walking Path
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 4.0% 1
3 - Somewhat Important 4.0% 1
4 8.0% 2
5 - Very Important 84.0% 21
Open Lawn Areas
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 4.0% 1
2 8.0% 2
3 - Somewhat Important 24.0% 6
4 24.0% 6
5 - Very Important 40.0% 10

Please rate how important having the following picnic area elements at Long Branch-Garland Park are to you on a scale from 1 to 5. (1 = Not important, 5 = Very Important).

Picnic Tables
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 4.0% 1
2 8.0% 2
3 - Somewhat Important 20.0% 5
4 20.0% 5
5 - Very Important 48.0% 12
Grills
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 24.0% 6
2 8.0% 2
3 - Somewhat Important 36.0% 9
4 16.0% 4
5 - Very Important 16.0% 4
Pavilion/Shelter
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 4.0% 1
2 12.0% 3
3 - Somewhat Important 28.0% 7
4 16.0% 4
5 - Very Important 40.0% 10
Shade
Response Percent Response Count
1 - Not Important 4.0% 1
3 - Somewhat Important 20.0% 5
4 16.0% 4
5 - Very Important 60.0% 15

How many people usually picnic with you at Long Branch-Garland Park? Choose one.

Response Percent Response Count
1-4 36.0% 9
5-10 20.0% 5
15+ 8.0% 2
I don't picnic at Long Branch-Garland Park 36.0% 9

How often do you use the playground at Long Branch-Garland Park? Choose one.

Response Percent Response Count
More than 3 times per week 8.0% 2
Once a week 4.0% 1
Couple times a month 20.0% 5
Less than once per month 28.0% 7
I don't use the playground at Long Branch-Garland Park 40.0% 10

What age range are the children you bring to the Long Branch-Garland park playground? (Select all that apply)

Response Percent Response Count
under 5 years old 40.0% 10
6-8 years old 48.0% 12
9-12 years old 20.0% 5
older than 12 years old 4.0% 1
I don't bring children to the playground at Long Branch-Garland Park 32.0% 8

Select your top three priorities for playground equipment (select up to 3)

Response Percent Response Count
Spring Toy/Seesaw 20.0% 5
Spinner 20.0% 5
Slide 64.0% 16
Swings 52.0% 13
Climber 48.0% 12
Balancing Activity 32.0% 8
Imaginary Play (House, etc.) 28.0% 7
Other 12.0% 3
I don't have a preference on playground equipment 16.0% 4

Please tell us your thoughts on the concept plan above and how it will impact your usage of Long Branch-Garland Park.

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Please share any ideas for park improvements or amenities you would like to see in Long Branch-Garland Park.

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15
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10

What is your age?

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21
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4

Which of the following best describes you? Please select all that apply.

Response Percent Response Count
Asian / Pacific Islander 8.0% 2
Black / African American 20.0% 5
White / Caucasian 76.0% 19
Hispanic or Latino 28.0% 7
Multiracial or Biracial 12.0% 3
A race ethnicity not listed here 4.0% 1

How do you identify your gender?

Response Percent Response Count
Male 30.4% 7
Female 69.6% 16
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October 16, 2021, 8:22 PM
  • How far do you live from Long Branch-Garland Park?
    • More than 1 mile
  • How often do you visit the park?
    • Less than once a month
  • What is your current favorite activity at Long Branch-Garland? Choose one.
    • Other - The only glimmer of hope is that of the Bankshot cou Where are the sports like Bankshot which allow all players to participate? Gary D
  • What are your priorities for amenities at Long Branch-Garland Park? Please rate the following amenities on a scale from 1 to 5. (1 = Not important, 5 = Very Important).
    • Adult Fitness Equipment - 2
    • Teen Fitness and Play Area - 4
    • Basketball Court - 2
    • Soccer Court - 1 - Not Important
    • Picnic Area with Grills - 1 - Not Important
    • Picnic Area / Seating (no grills) - 1 - Not Important
    • Playground - 4
    • Walking Path - 3 - Somewhat Important
    • Open Lawn Areas - 3 - Somewhat Important
  • Please rate how important having the following picnic area elements at Long Branch-Garland Park are to you on a scale from 1 to 5. (1 = Not important, 5 = Very Important).
    • Picnic Tables - 1 - Not Important
    • Grills - 1 - Not Important
    • Pavilion/Shelter - 1 - Not Important
    • Shade - 3 - Somewhat Important
  • How many people usually picnic with you at Long Branch-Garland Park? Choose one.
    • I don't picnic at Long Branch-Garland Park
  • How often do you use the playground at Long Branch-Garland Park? Choose one.
    • I don't use the playground at Long Branch-Garland Park
  • What age range are the children you bring to the Long Branch-Garland park playground? (Select all that apply)
    • 6-8 years old
    • 9-12 years old
    • older than 12 years old
  • Select your top three priorities for playground equipment (select up to 3)
    • Other - family recreation like Bankshot family playcourts....ball playing options w/o body contact ...fully inclusive....there are not a sufficient number of walk-on drop-in available recreation asset. see bankshot.com and visit Bankshot in Rockville
  • Please tell us your thoughts on the concept plan above and how it will impact your usage of Long Branch-Garland Park.

    Residents never seen before playing and recreating in the parks as when a family sport like Bankshot, played with a ball but w/o winner or losers and at once available is needed in our parks.

  • Please share any ideas for park improvements or amenities you would like to see in Long Branch-Garland Park.

    As above check out Bankshot at King Farm and elsewhere in Rockville for integration of the differently able and autistic communities otherwise neglected in our parks....facilities not programing is what's missing....we need more family sports like bankshot

  • What is your age?
    21, 85, 14, 9 and 4
  • Which of the following best describes you? Please select all that apply.
    • Black / African American
    • White / Caucasian
    • Multiracial or Biracial
    • A race ethnicity not listed here
  • How do you identify your gender?
    • Male
  • If you would like to receive updates about the Long Branch-Garland Park Improvement Project, please provide your email address. (Your email address will not be shared publicly on this website and will only be shared with project administrators)
    [email protected]
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