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 think the school board should relax its position on allowing girls to wear clothing that is shorter than their fingertips when their arms are placed by their sides?

  • 7% Yes
  • 67% No
  • 25% They should have school uniforms.

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Do you use LED Christmas lights to decorate your tree?


Do you agree with former MP Bill Casey’s decision to seek a Liberal nomination to run in the next federal election?


Do you plan to decorate the outside of your property for the holidays?


How often do you donate to the Colchester Food Bank?


What would you most like to see happen in Truro?

Recent survey

Do you have winter tires on your vehicle yet?

  • 60% Yes
  • 24% No, but I will be getting them soon
  • 16% I use all-weather tires all year

Do you plan to shop at any local Christmas craft sales in the next few weeks?

  • 41% Yes
  • 38% No
  • 21% Possibly

Have you watched a live Jr. A Bearcats game yet this season?

  • 18% Yes
  • 75% No
  • 7% I plan to

Have you started your Christmas shopping?

  • 6% Yes, and I'm finished
  • 36% Yes, but still have some items to pick up
  • 38% Not yet, but soon
  • 20% No, I wait until the very last minute

Did you take in any of the more than 100 Nova Scotia Music Week events held in Truro and Colchester County from Nov. 6 to 9?

  • 16% Yes
  • 84% No

Are you pleased the CRTC banned the 30-day notice for cancelling cable, satellite, phone and Internet services?

  • 96% Yes
  • 4% No

Will you be participating in the Movember movement this month?

  • 7% Yes
  • 93% No

Do you feel Truro has enough residential rental units?

  • 61% Yes
  • 21% No
  • 18% I don't know

Do you feel proposed provincial regulations for e-cigarettes are too strict?

  • 39% Yes
  • 41% No
  • 20% I don't smoke

Have you installed winter tires on your vehicle?

  • 32% Yes
  • 42% No
  • 26% I don't use them