Our Polls

Here are the results of the poll.

Because our results are rounded, a single vote may not seem to affect the percentages below. Rest assured it does count for the calculation of the results.

Results of the survey

Would you like to try touring downtown Truro on a battery powered, two-wheel segway?

  • 27% Yes
  • 61% No
  • 11% Maybe

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Will you participating in or attending any Natal Day celebrations?


Are you disappointed the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition in Bible Hill will not include a parade this summer?


When was the last time you visited the Shubenacadie Wildlife Park?

Recent survey

Has the recent rainy weather impacted your summer?

  • 36% Yes, it has interfered with outdoor events and special plans
  • 20% No, I’m still enjoying my summer
  • 44% It hasn’t impacted my plans, but it’s becoming very frustrating

Are you surprised Canada earned 217 medals in the recent Pam Am Games in Toronto?

  • 56% Yes, I didn't expect we'd get that many
  • 44% No, I thought we'd get more

Have you stayed overnight at a Colchester County campground this summer?

  • 0% Just once
  • 4% A few times
  • 96% No, not my thing

Do you agree with allowing Sunday hunting for the first two Sundays of general deer hunting season?

  • 28% Yes
  • 62% No
  • 10% Don't care

Do you attend church?

  • 28% Yes
  • 15% On special occasions
  • 57% No

When do you begin back-to-school shopping?

  • 18% I already started
  • 9% I will begin in the next week or two
  • 50% I start in late August
  • 23% I won't attempt it until early September

Will you be attending Atlantic Grand Circuit Week events at Truro Raceway this week?

  • 23% Yes
  • 77% No

Do you have a summer reading list?

  • 18% - Yes, and it’s a long one
  • 37% - One or two I'd like to finish
  • 12% - Not yet, any suggestions?
  • 33% - Not much of a reader

Has the recent increase of motor vehicle accidents made you more cautious on the road?

  • 55% Yes, I'm more concerned
  • 33% No, I'm always careful
  • 12% No, it doesn't bother me

Do you attend bluegrass music festivals during the summer?

  • 2% Yes, as many as I can
  • 4% I get to a couple
  • 94% No, not my thing