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

When was the last time you got a flu shot?

  • 14% This year
  • 43% Last year
  • 4% Within last five years
  • 9% More than five years ago
  • 30% Never

Vote now!


How often do you shop at second-hand clothing stores?


Have you purchased any locally-made maple syrup this spring?


Are you concerned with the Department of Environment’s decision to allow Atlantic Industrial Services to transport fracking wastewater to the Lafarge plant in Brookfield for disposal?


April 22 is Earth Day. Do you plan to do anything special to mark the day?

Recent survey

With the discovery of the Heartbleed bug, are you concerned about the security of your personal information online?

  • 58% Yes
  • 32% No
  • 10% I'm not online

When travelling, where do you prefer to stay?

  • 42% Motels
  • 45% Hotels
  • 6% Bed and Breakfasts
  • 7% Hostels

Do you plan to travel from Yarmouth to Portland, Maine, on the new Nova Star ferry once it is in full operation in May?

  • 6% Yes
  • 67% No
  • 27% Maybe

How will you spend your Easter weekend?

  • 6% Working all weekend
  • 15% A combination of working and free time
  • 40% Spending a long weekend with family and friends
  • 39% Nothing special planned

Prince Charles and Camilla will be visiting Halifax and Pictou on May 18 and 19. Do plan on attending events that coincide with their visit?

  • 3% Yes
  • 9% Maybe
  • 88% No

Have you ever been on a mission's trip to provide assistance to another country?

  • 0% Yes, a few times
  • 0% Yes, once and I want to go again
  • 0% No, but I'm interested to learn more about such opportunities
  • 100% No

Do you think the town of Truro should increase the area of the smoking ban on Inglis Street to include the alleys and rear of buildings located there?

  • 60% Yes
  • 40% No

Do you think rapper and hip hop artist Classified was a good choice to host a concert at the Rath Eastlink Community Centre?

  • 42% Yes
  • 58% No

Do you plan to shop at the Truro Farmers’ Market this month?

  • 42% Yes
  • 58% No

When was the last time you attended a farmers' market?

  • 17% Already this year
  • 0% Not yet this year, but will soon
  • 52% Last year
  • 11% More than a year ago
  • 20% Never