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

What do you think should be done about the waste and compost bins in Charlottetown?

  • 19% They should be relocated to the backs of homes and apartment buildings.
  • 15% The city should launch a public awareness campaign to get residents to put their bins away after they have been emptied.
  • 45% It is up to the homeowner to make sure they put their bins away once they have been emptied and not leave them at the curb.
  • 20% I don't think there is anything wrong with the system as it is.

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Recent survey

Should there be more armed security officers at Province House in Charlottetown?

  • 31% Yes
  • 69% No

Has the shootings on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday made you reconsider your safety as a Canadian against terrorism?

  • 36% Yes
  • 64% No

Charlottetown Police Services Chief Paul Smith says that Jamie Larkin shouldn't have intervened in a dispute in progress while he was canvassing in his ward last week. Do you agree?

  • 35% Yes
  • 65% No

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

  • 6% Anne of Green Gables (Homburg Theatre)
  • 13% Alice Through The Looking Glass (Homburg Theatre)
  • 20% Evangeline (Homburg Theatre)
  • 3% Bittergirl (The Mack)
  • 5% Hockey Mom, Hockey Dad (Studio Theatre)
  • 53% None of the above

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

  • 9% Yes, I will be participating as a runner/walker.
  • 3% Yes, I will be there as a supporter.
  • 3% Yes, I will be there as a spectator.
  • 85% No

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.