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

The City of St. John's says a team of inspectors will be visiting homes in the city until September to measure properties, take photos, and may also ask to enter homes for inspections to update its database for property taxes. Do you agree with city inspectors or assessors having access inside private homes?

  • 16% Yes, I have no problem with it.
  • 81% No, it would be a personal privacy violation.
  • 1% I have no opinion.

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Do you think bike lanes on residential streets reduce property value?


Have you lost interest in the Stanley Cup playoffs this spring?


Some St. John’s city councillors are calling for the removal of the bike lanes the city started painting on city streets in 2011, saying they’re unused and taking up parking space. Do you agree?


Do you think that electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes — battery-powered vapourizers that provide an experience similar to smoking, albeit without the smoke — should be regulated to keep them away from young people?

Recent survey

Did you go camping or get away from home this May 24th weekend?

  • 25% Yes
  • 67% No
  • 8% Had to work

Should the provincial election be called by Sept. 28 as based on the province’s fixed election law, or later in the fall to allow more time for the new electoral boundaries process to be completed?

  • 58% Sept. 28
  • 20% Later
  • 22% Don't care

The provincial government had planned to erect a caribou statue at Gallipoli in Turkey where the Newfoundland Regiment had fought, but the plan now is for a plaque. Do you agree with this?

  • 37% Yes
  • 57% No
  • 6% Undecided

The Canadian Senate is fighting to keep a particular audit out of the trial of Sen. Mike Duffy. The audit examined other senators who may have abused Senate expenses rules. Should the audit be released to trial?

  • 73% Yes
  • 1% No
  • 24% Release it publicly
  • 2% Undecided

Do you think it is important for schools to have a dress code?

  • 71% Yes
  • 10% No
  • 0% Undecided
  • 19% As long as it applies to boys and girls

Do you think cities and towns should use DNA testing to help positively identify and fine the owners of dogs who did not pick up their pet’s excrement in public areas?

  • 23% Yes
  • 9% No
  • 68% Are you kidding?

Do you have the studded tires removed from your vehicle yet, as the deadline was April 30?

  • 36% Yes
  • 15% No
  • 49% Don’t use studded tires

Do you think the provincial government should have been better prepared for the possibility of oil prices dropping so low, so quickly?

  • 89% Yes
  • 6% No
  • 5% Undecided

Do you think last week’s provincial budget will help the Progressive Conservative government remain in power following a fall provincial election?

  • 11% Yes
  • 86% No
  • 3% Undecided

The provincial government plans to partner wth private contractors to construct four long-term care facilities across the province. The facilities will be run by private companies. Do you think the quality of care will be maintained to the same level as government-run facilities?

  • 38% Yes
  • 57% No
  • 5% Undecided