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

Do you feel the provincial government should make additional funding available to ensure the Bluenose II restoration project is completed before the summer tourist season this year?

  • 23% Yes
  • 76% No

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Are you pleased the County of Colchester purchased the former Palliser Motel with plans to use it as a visitor information centre?


Do you have a tattoo?


Are you surprised the deficit at the RECC for the current fiscal year is projected to be almost $1 million?


Have you started your home garden preparation?


Who do think will win the Maritime Junior Hockey League Kent Cup final series between the Truro Bearcats and Dieppe Commandos?

Recent survey

How often do you shop for new clothes?

  • 5% Every few weeks
  • 2% Every 2-4 months
  • 73% Whenever I need them
  • 20% Hardly ever

When was the last time you attended a local school production such as a play or musical?

  • 15% Within the last year
  • 4% Within the last two years
  • 61% More than two years ago
  • 20% Never

Are you following the trial of suspended senator Mike Duffy?

  • 28% Yes, with great interest
  • 40% Somewhat
  • 32% No

Did you do any hunting or trapping during the winter?

  • 10% Yes
  • 90% No

How often do you eat at restaurants?

  • 18% About once a month
  • 38% A couple times each month
  • 24% At least once a week
  • 14% A few times a week
  • 6% Once a day

How many Truro Bearcats’ MHL playoff games have you attended this season?

  • 0% All of them
  • 4% All of the home games
  • 12% A few
  • 84% None

Will you be going to the Truro Framers' Market on opening day Saturday?

  • 34% Yes
  • 66% No

How do you compare Colchester County’s pothole season with last year?

  • 2% It’s better than the past
  • 88% It’s worse than last year
  • 10% It’s about the same

Do you think the creation of a round-about at the intersection of McClure’s Mills Road, James Street and Lower Truro Road would solve traffic issues in that area?

  • 48% Yes
  • 42% No
  • 10% I don't know

Do you believe in ghosts and spirits?

  • 45% Absolutely
  • 22% I'm on the fence
  • 33% Definitely not