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

Rate the Town of Truro's plowing job over the weekend:

  • 71% Good considering what they had to work with in terms of weather
  • 16% Fair
  • 13% Poor - could have done a much better job

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Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?


Do you think companies such as Canadian Springs should have to pay a royalty on the water they draw from the ground for commercial purposes?


How would you grade the odours emitted from the Rothsay rending plant in Truro this summer?


The Truro and area Terry Fox Run returns after a one-year hiatus. Will you be participating?

Recent survey

What type of garden do you have?

  • 40% Vegetable
  • 26% Flower
  • 1% Herb
  • 1% Berries
  • 26% I don’t garden
  • 6% Other

Have you, or will you, take part in community ice bucket challenges supporting the ALS Society?

  • 20% I already have
  • 4% I am going to
  • 69% No
  • 7% What's the ice bucket challenge?

Will you be cheering on the Truro Jr. A Bearcats during their home games this season?

  • 11% Yes, I get season tickets each year
  • 20% Yes, I will go to a game or two
  • 3% Maybe
  • 66% No

How often have you been to a beach or cottage this summer?

  • 5% I spend the majority of my summer there
  • 7% Every week
  • 1% Once a month
  • 30% A couple of times
  • 57% Never

Ten-digit dialing comes into effect this Saturday. How do you feel about the change?

  • 12% It’s needed because the 902 area code is reaching capacity
  • 60% It will be a nuisance
  • 28% I don’t care either way

Which form of social media do you use the most?

  • 5% Twitter
  • 70% Facebook
  • 0% Myspace
  • 5% LinkedIn
  • 0% Vimeo
  • 5% Pinterest
  • 0% Instragram
  • 15% Other

Have you attended harness racing at Truro Raceway this summer?

  • 2% Yes, every race card
  • 22% Been to a few races
  • 76% No, not my thing

Today's question: How often will you attend the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition in Bible Hill this week?

  • 1% Every day
  • 7% A few times
  • 19% Once
  • 73% I'm not going this year

Have you taken in any events of the 10th annual Wild Blueberry Harvest Festival?

  • 10% Yes, it's a tradition for me
  • 2% Yes, I go when I get the chance
  • 2% Yes, this was my first year
  • 12% Not yet but I plan to
  • 74% No, I'm not interested

What is your favourite way to enjoy blueberries?

  • 46% Fresh off the bush
  • 48% In baked goods
  • 6% On cream
  • 0% In jams or jellies