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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

A major urban folk festival is in the works for Victoria Park in Charlottetown in 2014. Do you agree with the event being held at Victoria Park?

  • 37% I think the festival should be held at Victoria Park. There is lots of room to spread the stages around.
  • 50% I think the festival should be held at the new event grounds on Grafton Street. After all, that is why it was built.
  • 12% I think the festival should be held at Confederation Landing Park. Other successful events have been held there.

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The Charlottetown Festival has announced its lineup for the 2015 season. Which show are you most looking forward to seeing?

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Will you be taking part in the BMO Nesbitt Burns P.E.I. Marathon this weekend?

Recent survey

On Oct. 6, P.E.I. RCMP were informed a potato in Labrador City, Newfoundland and Labrador had been found with a metal object inside. Potatoes grown and packaged on a farm in Prince Edward Island are now being recalled and RCMP are investigating. Do you believe this incident will hurt P.E.I.'s potato industry?

  • 30% Yes. This will cause people to second-guess their decision to buy Prince Edward Island potatoes. They'll buy potatoes from some other place.
  • 70% No way. Prince Edward Island grows the best potatoes in the world. This is an isolated case. People will still buy P.E.I. spuds.

Now that there is a confirmed case of Ebola in the United States are you concerned that it will make its way into Canada?

  • 78% Yes
  • 22% No

Where will you be going to get your flu shot this year?

  • 20% To my family doctor.
  • 17% To my pharmacy.
  • 12% I get mine at work.
  • 51% I don't get the flu shot.

How interested are you in the Nov. 3 P.E.I. Municipal elections?

  • 19% Very interested.
  • 29% Moderately interested.
  • 52% Not interested at all.

How concerned are you about climate change?

  • 44% Very concerned.
  • 27% Somewhat concerned.
  • 29% Not concerned at all.

What do you think should be done to improve congestion on the Hillsborough Bridge?

  • 31% Add one lane and have traffic reversal during rush hours like Halifax does.
  • 18% Add two new lanes.
  • 26% Build a second bridge.
  • 25% Don't address the congestion. Reduce the traffic through public transit.

How do you think Scotland should vote in the Sept. 18 referendum?

  • 34% Yes
  • 66% No

The province has announced it will make changes to the Highway Traffic Act so Island police officers will have quick access to emerging technologies that detect drug impairment. How big of a problem do you think driving while impaired by drugs is?

  • 13% It is worse than alcohol impairment.
  • 19% It has reached the same level as alcohol impairment.
  • 14% It hasn't reached the level of alcohol impairment yet.
  • 54% One is as bad as the other, it doesn't matter if it is alcohol or drugs.

The Weather Network is forecasting a normal fall for P.E.I. with seasonal temperatures. What do you think the fall weather holds for Islanders?

  • 20% I think it is going to be a warmer than normal fall.
  • 14% I think it is going to be a cold wet fall.
  • 66% We live on P.E.I., who knows what the weather will be like?

The party is over and the P.E.I. 2014 Celebration Zone in Charlottetown has closed after the 70-day festival. Do you think it was a success?

  • 60% Yes
  • 40% No