Formulaire du sondage

Date d’affichage : 18 novembre 2022

Délai pour remplir le sondage :  2 semaines

1. What is important to the citizens of Pontiac? Please answer in the order of importance of the categories below (1 being the most important and 5 the least important).

Peacefulness and the rural character

Community involvement and civic life

The natural environment and sustainable development

The built and landscaped heritage

Business and services

2. What are the main strengths of the Municipality of Pontiac? Please answer in order of importance (1 being the most important and 6 the least important).

The quality of its living environments (its neighbourhoods

The proximity of the River as well as the surrounding neighborhoods and beaches

The quality of its natural environment, notably the proximity of Gatineau Park

The dynamism of its agricultural area

The village of Quyon

The involvement of its citizens

3. What are the main weaknesses of the Municipality of Pontiac? (1 being the most important and 4 the least important)

The lack of municipal services and infrastructure (public and active transportation, public spaces and amenities and other community facilities)

The lack of shops and services for the local population

The lack of diversity in the housing stock available or under development (houses, multiplexes and apartments)

The lack of measures to protect the natural environment and landscapes

4. Which of the following types of businesses and services would you like to see more of in Pontiac? (maximum of 3 choices)

Food and entertainment businesses
Local shops (grocery store, pharmacy, etc.)
Retail (clothing, furniture, hardware, etc.)
Health-related services (medical clinics, dentists, optometrists, physiotherapists, etc.)
Personal care services (hairdressing, aesthetics, etc.)
Professional services (lawyers, notaries, accountants, etc.)
Permanent public market

5. Which of the following housing types would you like to see built in Pontiac's neighbourhoods? (maximum of 3 choices)

Single-family detached home
Single-family semi-detached or row houses
Multiplex (2 to 8 units)
Multi-unit buildings (9 units and more)
Résidences for the elderly

6. Please rank the following statements in order of importance (1 being the most important and 7 the least important).

The Municipality of Pontiac in 2032 should be a place where:

The local population benefits from several diversified businesses and services

Present and future residents benefit from a more diversified housing offer

There are more public spaces and gathering places

Nature is protected, enhanced and accessible

The economic and tourist vitality is promoted

Efficient public transit and active transportation infrastructures are put in place

Innovative, sustainable and energy efficient projects are developed

7. In your opinion, what would be the priority interventions to be undertaken by the Municipality of Pontiac in the coming years? Please rank the next choices in order of priority (1 being the most important and 7 the least important)

Diversify the housing supply

Develop new neighbourhood trails and parks

Better protect and enhance natural environments

Offer new community facilities

Encourage commercial development while planning appropriately

Provide a good framework for residential development projects

Provide specific planning for the village of Quyon