News from the Campaign
Thornton Residents Overwhelmingly Approve of the City's Direction and Key Services
Thornton City Council recently heard the results of a comprehensive survey of city residents conducted in the fall of 2020.
“I’m proud of the work done to ensure a high quality of life and improved safety in our City.” – Angie
The full report from the survey can be viewed by clicking this LINK.
View survey presentation HERE.
Some headlines from the report show:
- 83% of respondents expressing an opinion stated things were going in the right direction in the city. The survey company reports this is a very high number and makes Thornton a leading community when it comes to providing services and creating a great community to live in.
- Satisfaction ratings for the city of Thornton rated above the U.S. average in 17 of the 24 areas that were assessed. The city of Thornton rated significantly higher than the U.S. average (difference of 5% or more) in 15 of these areas.
- Public Safety. The highest levels of satisfaction with public safety, based upon the combined percentage of "very satisfied" and "satisfied" responses among residents who had an opinion, were: fire services (86%), police services (78%), and safety of neighborhoods during the day (78%).
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