Activate Atlantic Avenue

Activate Atlantic Avenue

The City of Virginia Beach is exploring ways to enhance Atlantic Avenue for residents and visitors with a focus on the area from 15th Street to 25th Street. The feedback from this survey will be used to help City leadership gauge local visitation trends and perceptions of Atlantic Avenue and to identify areas of improvement.

This survey will be open for input through July 16, 2018

1. Where do you live?
Virginia Beach
Norfolk
Chesapeake
Other Hampton Roads community (indicate below)
Outside the Hampton Roads region (indicate below)
Closed to responses
Between October and April, how frequently do you visit Atlantic Avenue?
About once a week
More than once a week
About once a month
A few times a month
I don't visit Atlantic Avenue
Closed to responses
How recently have you visited Atlantic Avenue?
Within the last week
Within the last couple of months
Within the last year
It's been a long time
Never
Closed to responses
What do you usually come to Atlantic Avenue to do? Select all that apply:
Go to the beach
Shop
Dine at a restaurant
Attend an event
Visit a bar or club
Stay at a hotel
I work on Atlantic Avenue
Other (indicate below)
Closed to responses
To which area of Atlantic Avenue do you usually go?
South Beach (2nd to 12th Streets)
Central Beach (13th to 25th Streets)
North Beach (26th to 41st Streets)
Other (indicate below)
Closed to responses
How do you typically get to Atlantic Avenue?
Car
Bus
Bicycle
Walk
Ride share service (Uber, Lyft, etc.)
Closed to responses
When you drive to Atlantic Avenue, where do you usually park?
In the parking structure or parking lot of the establishment I am visiting
Municipal parking garage
Municipal surface parking lot
Privately operated parking garage
Privately operated surface parking lot
Metered on-street parking space
Un-metered on-street parking space
I don’t drive to Atlantic Avenue
Closed to responses
During your most recent visit to Atlantic Avenue, did you ... (select all that apply)
Rent a bike or surrey
Ride the trolley
Walk on Atlantic Avenue for more than a block
Visit the pier
Visit a park, monument or memorial
None of the above
Closed to responses
Of the following categories, which ones do you believe should be addressed to improve Atlantic Avenue? (select up to five)
Restaurants
Retail
Amenities (e.g. benches, bike racks, lighting, shade, public art, etc.)
Parks
Public restrooms
Sidewalks
Parking
Pet-friendly amenities
More things to do rain or shine
Buildings (updating and renovating)
Landscaping
Other (please indicate below)
Closed to responses
What about Atlantic Avenue do you not want to see changed?
Closed for Comments

Special Events 

Please rate the following off-season special events for Atlantic Avenue:

Pop-up dog parks
Love it
Like it
eh ...
Please no
Closed to responses
Pop-up skate parks
Love it
Like it
Eh ...
Please no
Closed to responses
Temporary interactive art installations
Love it
Like it
Eh ...
Please no
Closed to responses
Block parties
Love it
Like it
Eh ...
Please no
Closed to responses
3-D video projections on building facades
Eh ...
30%
Like it
28%
Love it
27%
Please no
16%
Closed to responses | 1,216 Responses
What would make you want to visit Atlantic Avenue?
Closed for Comments
What ways can we enhance Atlantic Avenue that have not been addressed here?
Closed for Comments