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ROSETTA STONE COMMUNICATIONS SURVEY 450 RESPONDENTS MOE +/- 4.

6%
GWINNETT COUNTY MARTA SURVEY CONDUCTED 10/10/2018

Q1. What is your opinion of the job performance of Charlotte Nash – Chairman of the Gwinnett County
Commission?
1. Positive impression 30%
2. Negative Impression 22
3. Undecided/DK 48

Q2. What is your opinion of MARTA?


1. Positive impression 30%
2. Negative impression 44
3. Undecided/DK 26

Q3. As you may know – next May there will be a ballot question for Gwinnett County voters which will
determine if Gwinnett County should approve a contract with MARTA. The question reads: “Gwinnett
County has executed a contract for the provision of transit services, dated as of August 2, 2018.
Shall this contract be approved? YES ___ NO ___.”
Do you support or oppose this ballot question?

1. Support 40%
2. Oppose 44
3. Undecided/DK 15

Q4. In your opinion what is the most positive aspect of MARTA being in Gwinnett County?

1. Relive traffic 28%


2. Economic development 7
3. Quicker commute into Atlanta 14
4. Faster access to sports and entertainment events in Atlanta. 5
5. Social justice issues – including equality and fighting racism 4
6. There is no positive aspect 31
7. Undecided/DK 10

Q5. In your opinion what is the most negative aspect of MARTA being in Gwinnett County?

1. Potential for increased taxes 9%


2. Increased crime 30
3. Increased traffic near new MARTA rail stations 3
4. The cost to Gwinnett taxpayers 22
5. Uncertainty about the increased bus and rail routes 11
6. There is no negative aspect 13
7. Undecided/DK 12
Q6. How long is your daily commute to work or school?
1. 0 to 30 minute 63%
2. 30 minutes to 1 hour 20
3. 1 hour or more 17

Q7. What is your gender?

1. Male 47%
2. Female 53

Q8. What is your age?

1. 18-39 14
2. 40-64 41
3. 65 or older 45

Q9. What is your race?

1. White 60%
2. African American 29
3. Another race 11

Q10. What is your political party identification?

1. Republican 40%
2. Democratic 26
3. Another party 3
4. Independent 30
Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Total Nash Approval MARTA Opinion


Positive Negative Positive Negative
Impressi- Impressi- Undecid- Impressi- Impressi- Undecid-
Total on on ed/DK on on ed/DK

Total 450 134 99 217 134 199 117


100.0% 29.8% 22.0% 48.2% 29.8% 44.2% 26.0%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Gender

Male 212 71 48 93 64 98 50
100.0% 33.5% 22.6% 43.9% 30.2% 46.2% 23.6%
47.1% 53.0% 48.5% 42.9% 47.8% 49.2% 42.7%

Female 238 63 51 124 70 101 67


100.0% 26.5% 21.4% 52.1% 29.4% 42.4% 28.2%
52.9% 47.0% 51.5% 57.1% 52.2% 50.8% 57.3%

Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Advised MARTA Trial Ballot


Undecid-
Support Oppose ed/DK

Total 182 200 68


40.4% 44.4% 15.1%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Gender

Male 89 102 21
42.0% 48.1% 9.9%
48.9% 51.0% 30.9%

Female 93 98 47
39.1% 41.2% 19.7%
51.1% 49.0% 69.1%
Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 MARTA Positive Aspect


Quicker Faster Social There is
Economic commute access to justice no
Relieve Develop- into sports issues - positive Undecid-
Traffic ment Atlanta and ente... includin... aspect ed/DK

Total 128 33 65 21 19 141 43


28.4% 7.3% 14.4% 4.7% 4.2% 31.3% 9.6%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Gender

Male 67 18 21 9 12 72 13
31.6% 8.5% 9.9% 4.2% 5.7% 34.0% 6.1%
52.3% 54.5% 32.3% 42.9% 63.2% 51.1% 30.2%

Female 61 15 44 12 7 69 30
25.6% 6.3% 18.5% 5.0% 2.9% 29.0% 12.6%
47.7% 45.5% 67.7% 57.1% 36.8% 48.9% 69.8%

Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Marta Negative Aspect


Potential Increased The cost Uncertain- There is
for traffic to ty about no
Increased Increased near new Gwinnett the negative Undecid-
taxes crime MARTA... taxpayers increase... aspect ed/DK

Total 39 134 14 101 50 57 55


8.7% 29.8% 3.1% 22.4% 11.1% 12.7% 12.2%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Gender

Male 17 67 5 48 26 26 23
8.0% 31.6% 2.4% 22.6% 12.3% 12.3% 10.8%
43.6% 50.0% 35.7% 47.5% 52.0% 45.6% 41.8%

Female 22 67 9 53 24 31 32
9.2% 28.2% 3.8% 22.3% 10.1% 13.0% 13.4%
56.4% 50.0% 64.3% 52.5% 48.0% 54.4% 58.2%
Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Commute
0-30 30-60 60+
minutes minutes minutes

Total 282 90 78
62.7% 20.0% 17.3%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Gender

Male 136 51 25
64.2% 24.1% 11.8%
48.2% 56.7% 32.1%

Female 146 39 53
61.3% 16.4% 22.3%
51.8% 43.3% 67.9%

Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Total Nash Approval MARTA Opinion


Positive Negative Positive Negative
Impressi- Impressi- Undecid- Impressi- Impressi- Undecid-
Total on on ed/DK on on ed/DK

Total 450 134 99 217 134 199 117


100.0% 29.8% 22.0% 48.2% 29.8% 44.2% 26.0%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Age

18-39 61 10 27 24 7 42 12
100.0% 16.4% 44.3% 39.3% 11.5% 68.9% 19.7%
13.6% 7.5% 27.3% 11.1% 5.2% 21.1% 10.3%

40-64 185 39 41 105 65 76 44


100.0% 21.1% 22.2% 56.8% 35.1% 41.1% 23.8%
41.1% 29.1% 41.4% 48.4% 48.5% 38.2% 37.6%

65 or older 204 85 31 88 62 81 61
100.0% 41.7% 15.2% 43.1% 30.4% 39.7% 29.9%
45.3% 63.4% 31.3% 40.6% 46.3% 40.7% 52.1%
Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Advised MARTA Trial Ballot


Undecid-
Support Oppose ed/DK

Total 182 200 68


40.4% 44.4% 15.1%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Age

18-39 8 47 6
13.1% 77.0% 9.8%
4.4% 23.5% 8.8%

40-64 85 69 31
45.9% 37.3% 16.8%
46.7% 34.5% 45.6%

65 or older 89 84 31
43.6% 41.2% 15.2%
48.9% 42.0% 45.6%

Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 MARTA Positive Aspect


Quicker Faster Social There is
Economic commute access to justice no
Relieve Develop- into sports issues - positive Undecid-
Traffic ment Atlanta and ente... includin... aspect ed/DK

Total 128 33 65 21 19 141 43


28.4% 7.3% 14.4% 4.7% 4.2% 31.3% 9.6%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Age

18-39 6 2 6 4 8 35 0
9.8% 3.3% 9.8% 6.6% 13.1% 57.4% 0.0%
4.7% 6.1% 9.2% 19.0% 42.1% 24.8% 0.0%

40-64 57 17 39 8 2 49 13
30.8% 9.2% 21.1% 4.3% 1.1% 26.5% 7.0%
44.5% 51.5% 60.0% 38.1% 10.5% 34.8% 30.2%

65 or older 65 14 20 9 9 57 30
31.9% 6.9% 9.8% 4.4% 4.4% 27.9% 14.7%
50.8% 42.4% 30.8% 42.9% 47.4% 40.4% 69.8%
Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Marta Negative Aspect


Potential Increased The cost Uncertain- There is
for traffic to ty about no
Increased Increased near new Gwinnett the negative Undecid-
taxes crime MARTA... taxpayers increase... aspect ed/DK

Total 39 134 14 101 50 57 55


8.7% 29.8% 3.1% 22.4% 11.1% 12.7% 12.2%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Age

18-39 7 34 2 11 5 0 2
11.5% 55.7% 3.3% 18.0% 8.2% 0.0% 3.3%
17.9% 25.4% 14.3% 10.9% 10.0% 0.0% 3.6%

40-64 11 50 4 47 20 34 19
5.9% 27.0% 2.2% 25.4% 10.8% 18.4% 10.3%
28.2% 37.3% 28.6% 46.5% 40.0% 59.6% 34.5%

65 or older 21 50 8 43 25 23 34
10.3% 24.5% 3.9% 21.1% 12.3% 11.3% 16.7%
53.8% 37.3% 57.1% 42.6% 50.0% 40.4% 61.8%

Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Commute
0-30 30-60 60+
minutes minutes minutes

Total 282 90 78
62.7% 20.0% 17.3%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Age

18-39 46 9 6
75.4% 14.8% 9.8%
16.3% 10.0% 7.7%

40-64 89 57 39
48.1% 30.8% 21.1%
31.6% 63.3% 50.0%

65 or older 147 24 33
72.1% 11.8% 16.2%
52.1% 26.7% 42.3%
Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Total Nash Approval MARTA Opinion


Positive Negative Positive Negative
Impressi- Impressi- Undecid- Impressi- Impressi- Undecid-
Total on on ed/DK on on ed/DK

Total 450 134 99 217 134 199 117


100.0% 29.8% 22.0% 48.2% 29.8% 44.2% 26.0%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Race

White 271 103 56 112 84 121 66


100.0% 38.0% 20.7% 41.3% 31.0% 44.6% 24.4%
60.2% 76.9% 56.6% 51.6% 62.7% 60.8% 56.4%

African American 131 25 32 74 37 55 39


100.0% 19.1% 24.4% 56.5% 28.2% 42.0% 29.8%
29.1% 18.7% 32.3% 34.1% 27.6% 27.6% 33.3%

Other 48 6 11 31 13 23 12
100.0% 12.5% 22.9% 64.6% 27.1% 47.9% 25.0%
10.7% 4.5% 11.1% 14.3% 9.7% 11.6% 10.3%

Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Advised MARTA Trial Ballot


Undecid-
Support Oppose ed/DK

Total 182 200 68


40.4% 44.4% 15.1%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Race

White 111 120 40


41.0% 44.3% 14.8%
61.0% 60.0% 58.8%

African American 49 64 18
37.4% 48.9% 13.7%
26.9% 32.0% 26.5%

Other 22 16 10
45.8% 33.3% 20.8%
12.1% 8.0% 14.7%
Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 MARTA Positive Aspect


Quicker Faster Social There is
Economic commute access to justice no
Relieve Develop- into sports issues - positive Undecid-
Traffic ment Atlanta and ente... includin... aspect ed/DK

Total 128 33 65 21 19 141 43


28.4% 7.3% 14.4% 4.7% 4.2% 31.3% 9.6%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Race

White 78 14 33 13 11 87 35
28.8% 5.2% 12.2% 4.8% 4.1% 32.1% 12.9%
60.9% 42.4% 50.8% 61.9% 57.9% 61.7% 81.4%

African American 33 14 22 8 7 41 6
25.2% 10.7% 16.8% 6.1% 5.3% 31.3% 4.6%
25.8% 42.4% 33.8% 38.1% 36.8% 29.1% 14.0%

Other 17 5 10 0 1 13 2
35.4% 10.4% 20.8% 0.0% 2.1% 27.1% 4.2%
13.3% 15.2% 15.4% 0.0% 5.3% 9.2% 4.7%

Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Marta Negative Aspect


Potential Increased The cost Uncertain- There is
for traffic to ty about no
Increased Increased near new Gwinnett the negative Undecid-
taxes crime MARTA... taxpayers increase... aspect ed/DK

Total 39 134 14 101 50 57 55


8.7% 29.8% 3.1% 22.4% 11.1% 12.7% 12.2%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Race

White 28 77 8 61 33 29 35
10.3% 28.4% 3.0% 22.5% 12.2% 10.7% 12.9%
71.8% 57.5% 57.1% 60.4% 66.0% 50.9% 63.6%

African American 8 44 4 28 17 17 13
6.1% 33.6% 3.1% 21.4% 13.0% 13.0% 9.9%
20.5% 32.8% 28.6% 27.7% 34.0% 29.8% 23.6%

Other 3 13 2 12 0 11 7
6.3% 27.1% 4.2% 25.0% 0.0% 22.9% 14.6%
7.7% 9.7% 14.3% 11.9% 0.0% 19.3% 12.7%
Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Commute
0-30 30-60 60+
minutes minutes minutes

Total 282 90 78
62.7% 20.0% 17.3%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Race

White 186 44 41
68.6% 16.2% 15.1%
66.0% 48.9% 52.6%

African American 72 32 27
55.0% 24.4% 20.6%
25.5% 35.6% 34.6%

Other 24 14 10
50.0% 29.2% 20.8%
8.5% 15.6% 12.8%

Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Total Nash Approval MARTA Opinion


Positive Negative Positive Negative
Impressi- Impressi- Undecid- Impressi- Impressi- Undecid-
Total on on ed/DK on on ed/DK

Total 450 134 99 217 134 199 117


100.0% 29.8% 22.0% 48.2% 29.8% 44.2% 26.0%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Party Affiliation

Republican 182 73 32 77 41 92 49
100.0% 40.1% 17.6% 42.3% 22.5% 50.5% 26.9%
40.4% 54.5% 32.3% 35.5% 30.6% 46.2% 41.9%

Democrat 118 28 25 65 45 35 38
100.0% 23.7% 21.2% 55.1% 38.1% 29.7% 32.2%
26.2% 20.9% 25.3% 30.0% 33.6% 17.6% 32.5%

Another Party 14 2 3 9 6 4 4
100.0% 14.3% 21.4% 64.3% 42.9% 28.6% 28.6%
3.1% 1.5% 3.0% 4.1% 4.5% 2.0% 3.4%

Independent 136 31 39 66 42 68 26
100.0% 22.8% 28.7% 48.5% 30.9% 50.0% 19.1%
30.2% 23.1% 39.4% 30.4% 31.3% 34.2% 22.2%
Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Advised MARTA Trial Ballot


Undecid-
Support Oppose ed/DK

Total 182 200 68


40.4% 44.4% 15.1%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Party Affiliation

Republican 59 97 26
32.4% 53.3% 14.3%
32.4% 48.5% 38.2%

Democrat 67 34 17
56.8% 28.8% 14.4%
36.8% 17.0% 25.0%

Another Party 7 4 3
50.0% 28.6% 21.4%
3.8% 2.0% 4.4%

Independent 49 65 22
36.0% 47.8% 16.2%
26.9% 32.5% 32.4%

N=450 MARTA Positive Aspect


Quicker Faster Social There is
Economic commute access to justice no
Relieve Develop- into sports issues - positive Undecid-
Traffic ment Atlanta and ente... includin... aspect ed/DK

Total 128 33 65 21 19 141 43


28.4% 7.3% 14.4% 4.7% 4.2% 31.3% 9.6%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Party Affiliation

Republican 41 10 20 8 14 69 20
22.5% 5.5% 11.0% 4.4% 7.7% 37.9% 11.0%
32.0% 30.3% 30.8% 38.1% 73.7% 48.9% 46.5%

Democrat 39 14 22 5 3 24 11
33.1% 11.9% 18.6% 4.2% 2.5% 20.3% 9.3%
30.5% 42.4% 33.8% 23.8% 15.8% 17.0% 25.6%

Another Party 7 1 3 0 0 3 0
50.0% 7.1% 21.4% 0.0% 0.0% 21.4% 0.0%
5.5% 3.0% 4.6% 0.0% 0.0% 2.1% 0.0%

Independent 41 8 20 8 2 45 12
30.1% 5.9% 14.7% 5.9% 1.5% 33.1% 8.8%
32.0% 24.2% 30.8% 38.1% 10.5% 31.9% 27.9%
Rosetta Stone Communications Gwinnett MARTA Poll 10-10-18

N=450 Marta Negative Aspect


Potential Increased The cost Uncertain- There is
for traffic to ty about no
Increased Increased near new Gwinnett the negative Undecid-
taxes crime MARTA... taxpayers increase... aspect ed/DK

Total 39 134 14 101 50 57 55


8.7% 29.8% 3.1% 22.4% 11.1% 12.7% 12.2%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Party Affiliation

Republican 17 65 3 47 22 9 19
9.3% 35.7% 1.6% 25.8% 12.1% 4.9% 10.4%
43.6% 48.5% 21.4% 46.5% 44.0% 15.8% 34.5%

Democrat 11 27 7 15 15 29 14
9.3% 22.9% 5.9% 12.7% 12.7% 24.6% 11.9%
28.2% 20.1% 50.0% 14.9% 30.0% 50.9% 25.5%

Another Party 0 3 3 2 2 3 1
0.0% 21.4% 21.4% 14.3% 14.3% 21.4% 7.1%
0.0% 2.2% 21.4% 2.0% 4.0% 5.3% 1.8%

Independent 11 39 1 37 11 16 21
8.1% 28.7% 0.7% 27.2% 8.1% 11.8% 15.4%
28.2% 29.1% 7.1% 36.6% 22.0% 28.1% 38.2%

N=450 Commute
0-30 30-60 60+
minutes minutes minutes

Total 282 90 78
62.7% 20.0% 17.3%
100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Party Affiliation

Republican 129 25 28
70.9% 13.7% 15.4%
45.7% 27.8% 35.9%

Democrat 64 24 30
54.2% 20.3% 25.4%
22.7% 26.7% 38.5%

Another Party 5 4 5
35.7% 28.6% 35.7%
1.8% 4.4% 6.4%

Independent 84 37 15
61.8% 27.2% 11.0%