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

Have you had a cold or flu yet this winter?

  • 36% Yes.
  • 63% No.

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Will you go to a maple supper this year?


Are you a blood donor

Recent survey

Are you following the trial of disgraced Prince Edward Island Senator Mike Duffy?

  • 55% Yes
  • 45% No

How would you rank the severity of this winter?

  • 33% Worst I've experienced
  • 55% Worst in many years
  • 5% Not that bad
  • 7% You call that winter?

Will you go to the sugar woods this spring to get some maple products?

  • 46% It's an annual tradition
  • 26% I'll get some at the store
  • 28% Maple is not my thing

Who do you think will be the member of parliament after the next federal election?

  • 67% Scott Armstrong
  • 30% Bill Casey
  • 3% Someone else

Should Amherst taken possession of the former train station from Via Rail

  • 70% Yes, it's part of our history
  • 30% No, it's another empty building we don't need

Do you think Amherst should create a graffiti wall near the town's skate park?

  • 58% Yes
  • 42% No

Do you agree with the Supreme Court ruling on doctor-assisted deaths?

  • 69% Definitely
  • 19% No, this is tragic
  • 10% I’m torn on this
  • 2% Don’t know much about it

Will you participate in winter carnival activities in Amherst and/or Springhill next week?

  • 25% Yes
  • 75% No

Did the first snowstorm of the season hasten planning for a southern vacation?

  • 36% Yes, get me out of here
  • 64% No, I love winter

Do you know any local families affected by oil production slowdown in the west?

  • 9% One person/family
  • 26% A number of people
  • 4% I am personally affected
  • 61% No