Polls Archive

Brattleboro should toss the Town Manager system and elect a mayor, directly accountable to voters.
  • No way. 57%, 4 votes
    4 votes 57%
    4 votes - 57% of all votes
  • Perhaps. I'd need to know more. 43%, 3 votes
    3 votes 43%
    3 votes - 43% of all votes
  • Yes, definitely. 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 7
January 23, 2020
If it was on the ballot, I'd vote that Brattleboro's Representative Town Meeting
  • should be abolished 75%, 12 votes
    12 votes 75%
    12 votes - 75% of all votes
  • should remain as is 25%, 4 votes
    4 votes 25%
    4 votes - 25% of all votes
Total Votes: 16
January 3, 2020
This year I have, for the most part, been extremely
  • Bah, Humbug!* 38%, 5 votes
    5 votes 38%
    5 votes - 38% of all votes
  • nice 38%, 5 votes
    5 votes 38%
    5 votes - 38% of all votes
  • not as bad as the Grinch.* 8%, 1 vote
    1 vote 8%
    1 vote - 8% of all votes
  • naughty 8%, 1 vote
    1 vote 8%
    1 vote - 8% of all votes
  • Bored* 8%, 1 vote
    1 vote 8%
    1 vote - 8% of all votes
Total Votes: 13
December 2, 2019
* - added by visitor
Regarding personal firearms, I
  • have no guns 60%, 12 votes
    12 votes 60%
    12 votes - 60% of all votes
  • have one or more gun(s) locked up in the house 15%, 3 votes
    3 votes 15%
    3 votes - 15% of all votes
  • Vermont does not require gun carry permits, and does not issue them. And, so whether I carry a gun or not is none of your business.* 15%, 3 votes
    3 votes 15%
    3 votes - 15% of all votes
  • have guns at home and carry them with me by permit 5%, 1 vote
    1 vote 5%
    1 vote - 5% of all votes
  • have one or more gun(s) in the house, but not locked up 5%, 1 vote
    1 vote 5%
    1 vote - 5% of all votes
  • carry a gun with me without a permit 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • prefer knives, or bow and arrow 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • have guns at home and with me with no permit 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • have a permit and carry a gun with me 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 20
November 25, 2019
Turf for high school football should be
  • artificial 43%, 13 votes
    13 votes 43%
    13 votes - 43% of all votes
  • natural grass and dirt 40%, 12 votes
    12 votes 40%
    12 votes - 40% of all votes
  • Cost as little as possible. We can’t afford expensive artificial turf.* 10%, 3 votes
    3 votes 10%
    3 votes - 10% of all votes
  • green like the Green Mountains.* 7%, 2 votes
    2 votes 7%
    2 votes - 7% of all votes
Total Votes: 30
November 18, 2019
* - added by visitor
Of the three unalienable Rights, the most unalienable to me is
  • liberty 58%, 11 votes
    11 votes 58%
    11 votes - 58% of all votes
  • life 21%, 4 votes
    4 votes 21%
    4 votes - 21% of all votes
  • pursuit of happiness 21%, 4 votes
    4 votes 21%
    4 votes - 21% of all votes
Total Votes: 19
October 29, 2019
Best fall leaf colors this year, by far, were the
  • oranges 46%, 6 votes
    6 votes 46%
    6 votes - 46% of all votes
  • yellows 23%, 3 votes
    3 votes 23%
    3 votes - 23% of all votes
  • ...cars with light blue and white license plates as they 'leaf' the state headed south...* 15%, 2 votes
    2 votes 15%
    2 votes - 15% of all votes
  • lingering greens 15%, 2 votes
    2 votes 15%
    2 votes - 15% of all votes
  • reds 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • browns 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 13
October 16, 2019
In terms of the climate emergency, Brattleboro is
  • doing all it can given limited resources 33%, 3 votes
    3 votes 33%
    3 votes - 33% of all votes
  • not doing enough 33%, 3 votes
    3 votes 33%
    3 votes - 33% of all votes
  • wasting taxes on a silly hoax 22%, 2 votes
    2 votes 22%
    2 votes - 22% of all votes
  • not treating it as an emergency 11%, 1 vote
    1 vote 11%
    1 vote - 11% of all votes
  • doing too much and should scale back 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • doing enough 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • able to face the crisis via existing committees and procedures 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • leading the way for others 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • far behind where it should be 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 9
September 30, 2019
Brattleboro's greatest threat is definitely
  • addiction and related issues 33%, 8 votes
    8 votes 33%
    8 votes - 33% of all votes
  • Rising taxes and fees, and needless, costly, Town projects and positions.* 17%, 4 votes
    4 votes 17%
    4 votes - 17% of all votes
  • rising taxes and fees 13%, 3 votes
    3 votes 13%
    3 votes - 13% of all votes
  • the climate emergency 13%, 3 votes
    3 votes 13%
    3 votes - 13% of all votes
  • an aging population 8%, 2 votes
    2 votes 8%
    2 votes - 8% of all votes
  • young people moving away 8%, 2 votes
    2 votes 8%
    2 votes - 8% of all votes
  • gentrification 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote - 4% of all votes
  • distraction 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote - 4% of all votes
Total Votes: 24
September 16, 2019
I'd do more, but I'm
  • lazy 33%, 7 votes
    7 votes 33%
    7 votes - 33% of all votes
  • doing something else 19%, 4 votes
    4 votes 19%
    4 votes - 19% of all votes
  • out of time 14%, 3 votes
    3 votes 14%
    3 votes - 14% of all votes
  • awaiting national regime change* 10%, 2 votes
    2 votes 10%
    2 votes - 10% of all votes
  • poor 5%, 1 vote
    1 vote 5%
    1 vote - 5% of all votes
  • young 5%, 1 vote
    1 vote 5%
    1 vote - 5% of all votes
  • too depressed to care.* 5%, 1 vote
    1 vote 5%
    1 vote - 5% of all votes
  • uninspired 5%, 1 vote
    1 vote 5%
    1 vote - 5% of all votes
  • sure it would be taxed* 5%, 1 vote
    1 vote 5%
    1 vote - 5% of all votes
  • tired 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • distracted 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • old 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • not well 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 21
September 2, 2019
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