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

How many trick-or-treaters do you normally get on Halloween?

  • 8% More than 100
  • 20% 50-100
  • 14% 25-50
  • 56% Less than 25

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Do you make your own preserves, jams and jellies?

  • 50% Yes
  • 50% No

What do you do to stay physically active in summer?

  • 74% Walking
  • 5% Running
  • 3% Bicycling
  • 7% Swimming
  • 11% Something Else

How much will you spend on vacationing this summer?

  • 25% Nothing
  • 0% Less than $100
  • 25% Less than $1,000
  • 50% More than $1,000

What will you do for summer vacation this year?

  • 45% Stay close to home
  • 22% Travel elsewhere in Nova Scotia
  • 15% Travel elsewhere in the region
  • 18% Travel elsewhere in Canada or U.S.

Do you think we can change the economic direction of the province as advocated by the One Nova Scotia Coalition?

  • 43% Yes, we can do it collaboratively
  • 43% No, the damage is irreversible
  • 14% I'm not sure

What kind of summer do you think we’re going to have?

  • 25% Sunny and hot
  • 44% Cold and wet
  • 31% Average

What festival are you most likely to attend this summer?

  • 34% Pugwash Gathering of the Clans
  • 4% Bordertown Biker Bash
  • 14% Blueberry Harvest Festival
  • 8% Cumberland County Exhibition
  • 11% Most or all of them
  • 29% None of them

Do you agree with Cumberland County’s decision to maintain 12 council positions?

  • 20% 12 is good
  • 15% 10 would've been better
  • 65% 8 or less would've been better

Do you think the recent visits of the prime minister and his wife will make any difference in Cumberland-Colchester?

  • 51% It should help Scott Armstrong
  • 10% It will hurt him
  • 39% Won’t make any difference

Who should the next coach of the Amherst CIBC Wood Gundy Ramblers be?

  • 27% Someone with QMJHL coaching experience
  • 22% Someone from within the MHL
  • 4% A younger coach
  • 47% Bring back Jim Bottomley