McKeown sisters at Beaver Dam Creek and South Country road

Brookhaven & South Haven Hamlets

Town of Brookhaven, Suffolk County, New York

Brookhaven/South Haven Hamlets Study

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Table 3
Brookhaven Hamlet - Resident Questionnaire
Consolidated Responses by Number and Percentage

 

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----- Concerned -----

 

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Our community as a place to live 88 82 17 16
Our community as a place to raise children 78 73 21 20
Our community as a place to grow old 51 48 52 49
Our school system 28 26 69 64
Our community's parks and recreation 76 71 26 24
Shopping in this area 84 78 16 15
Housing 84 78 16 15
Proximity to jobs 76 71 18 17
Traffic 58 54 44 41
Public Transportation 41 38 47 44
Attention given to this area by town officials 31 29 65 61
Zoning patterns and decisions 34 32 61 57
Pine Barrens 36 34 59 55
Open Space 39 36 63 59
Waste management (Town recycling, landfill, etc.) 19 18 87 81
Water Pollution 16 15 84 79
Noise 48 45 43 40
Garbage pickup 71 66 34 32
Graffiti 21 20 82 77
Vandalism 18 17 85 79
Litter 17 16 89 83
Electric rates 2 2 101 94
Taxes 6 6 97 91