Polls Archive

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
  • far behind where it should be 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • doing too much and should scale back 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
  • able to face the crisis via existing committees and procedures 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • doing enough 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
  • the climate emergency 13%, 3 votes
    3 votes 13%
    3 votes - 13% of all votes
  • rising taxes and fees 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
  • distraction 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote - 4% of all votes
  • gentrification 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
  • 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
  • poor 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
  • old 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% 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
  • not well 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 21
September 2, 2019
The best thing about this summer has been
  • my friends and/or family 32%, 12 votes
    12 votes 32%
    12 votes - 32% of all votes
  • eating fresh food 16%, 6 votes
    6 votes 16%
    6 votes - 16% of all votes
  • swimming 14%, 5 votes
    5 votes 14%
    5 votes - 14% of all votes
  • getting outside 11%, 4 votes
    4 votes 11%
    4 votes - 11% of all votes
  • travel 8%, 3 votes
    3 votes 8%
    3 votes - 8% of all votes
  • my pet(s) 5%, 2 votes
    2 votes 5%
    2 votes - 5% of all votes
  • Vega, one of the stars of summer.* 3%, 1 vote
    1 vote 3%
    1 vote - 3% of all votes
  • Air conditioning.* 3%, 1 vote
    1 vote 3%
    1 vote - 3% of all votes
  • the weather 3%, 1 vote
    1 vote 3%
    1 vote - 3% of all votes
  • gardens 3%, 1 vote
    1 vote 3%
    1 vote - 3% of all votes
  • tourists* 3%, 1 vote
    1 vote 3%
    1 vote - 3% of all votes
Total Votes: 37
August 15, 2019
* - added by visitor
Brattleboro's next committee should be dedicated to the topic of
  • housing 35%, 9 votes
    9 votes 35%
    9 votes - 35% of all votes
  • The local economy* 31%, 8 votes
    8 votes 31%
    8 votes - 31% of all votes
  • Attracting good paying jobs to Brattleboro* 12%, 3 votes
    3 votes 12%
    3 votes - 12% of all votes
  • volunteerism 8%, 2 votes
    2 votes 8%
    2 votes - 8% of all votes
  • Reducing Brattleboro's outrageous tax burdens.* 8%, 2 votes
    2 votes 8%
    2 votes - 8% of all votes
  • poverty 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote - 4% of all votes
  • municipal broadband 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote - 4% of all votes
  • animals 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • Charter changes 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • aging 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • health 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 26
August 2, 2019
The big summer news story I'm paying the most attention to is
  • President Trump & his struggle to save the country from liberal Democrats* 21%, 4 votes
    4 votes 21%
    4 votes - 21% of all votes
  • looming possibility of war with Iran 16%, 3 votes
    3 votes 16%
    3 votes - 16% of all votes
  • local news about homelessness 16%, 3 votes
    3 votes 16%
    3 votes - 16% of all votes
  • weather and climate 11%, 2 votes
    2 votes 11%
    2 votes - 11% of all votes
  • candidates running for office in 2020 11%, 2 votes
    2 votes 11%
    2 votes - 11% of all votes
  • immigration and the border 11%, 2 votes
    2 votes 11%
    2 votes - 11% of all votes
  • (not) impeaching Trump 5%, 1 vote
    1 vote 5%
    1 vote - 5% of all votes
  • Epstein's arrest and his circle of friends 5%, 1 vote
    1 vote 5%
    1 vote - 5% of all votes
  • what Trump does day to day (tweets, rallies) 5%, 1 vote
    1 vote 5%
    1 vote - 5% of all votes
  • economic wars with China and others 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • local news about opioids 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 19
July 23, 2019
The condition of Brattleboro's roads and sidewalks is
  • average 36%, 10 votes
    10 votes 36%
    10 votes - 36% of all votes
  • below average 25%, 7 votes
    7 votes 25%
    7 votes - 25% of all votes
  • poor 18%, 5 votes
    5 votes 18%
    5 votes - 18% of all votes
  • above average 14%, 4 votes
    4 votes 14%
    4 votes - 14% of all votes
  • excellent 7%, 2 votes
    2 votes 7%
    2 votes - 7% of all votes
Total Votes: 28
July 8, 2019
Brattleboro's new apartment inspection program
  • will raise the cost of rents in Brattleboro 38%, 6 votes
    6 votes 38%
    6 votes - 38% of all votes
  • will improve the quality of rental housing in Brattleboro 19%, 3 votes
    3 votes 19%
    3 votes - 19% of all votes
  • All of the above* 13%, 2 votes
    2 votes 13%
    2 votes - 13% of all votes
  • needs more work 13%, 2 votes
    2 votes 13%
    2 votes - 13% of all votes
  • would make me go apartment hunting in Hinsdale.* 6%, 1 vote
    1 vote 6%
    1 vote - 6% of all votes
  • will help tenants with problem landlords 6%, 1 vote
    1 vote 6%
    1 vote - 6% of all votes
  • will help landlords with problem tenants 6%, 1 vote
    1 vote 6%
    1 vote - 6% of all votes
  • will be a financial drain on landlords 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • is well thought out 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 16
June 24, 2019
The best way to travel in and around Brattleboro is by
  • driving a car 36%, 9 votes
    9 votes 36%
    9 votes - 36% of all votes
  • walking 28%, 7 votes
    7 votes 28%
    7 votes - 28% of all votes
  • Exit 3 off I-91, to NH Rte 9 to tax free Keene, NH; skip Brattleboro.* 16%, 4 votes
    4 votes 16%
    4 votes - 16% of all votes
  • bicycle with motorized assist 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote - 4% of all votes
  • helicopter 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote - 4% of all votes
  • horseback 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote - 4% of all votes
  • flying in a small plane and viewing Brattleboro from 8,000 feet in the air.* 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote - 4% of all votes
  • bicycle 4%, 1 vote
    1 vote 4%
    1 vote - 4% of all votes
  • driving a motorcycle 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • carriage 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • boat 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
  • bus 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 25
June 10, 2019
Strolling of the Heifers is
  • a great community event that brings people to town 31%, 9 votes
    9 votes 31%
    9 votes - 31% of all votes
  • one of the last places on earth people parade animals in the streets 21%, 6 votes
    6 votes 21%
    6 votes - 21% of all votes
  • great for tourists but does little for locals 21%, 6 votes
    6 votes 21%
    6 votes - 21% of all votes
  • great for a very selected few, and everyone else is left sucking hind, ah....* 14%, 4 votes
    4 votes 14%
    4 votes - 14% of all votes
  • the reason the 4th of July parade is getting smaller 7%, 2 votes
    2 votes 7%
    2 votes - 7% of all votes
  • just another event in Brattleboro 3%, 1 vote
    1 vote 3%
    1 vote - 3% of all votes
  • a worthy agricultural fundraiser 3%, 1 vote
    1 vote 3%
    1 vote - 3% of all votes
  • great for locals but does little for tourists 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 29
May 30, 2019
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