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

Do you think Cornwall would be a good home for a new university?

  • 45% Yes: Our local economy and community can support such a facility.
  • 54% No: We're making progress in Cornwall, but we’re not ready for a university yet.

Recent survey

Has Justin Trudeau's pot admission changed your opinion of him?

  • 9% Yes – I think it may sway my decision when it comes to supporting the Liberal party.
  • 31% No – I think it was the smart decision.
  • 60% Doesn't matter – I don’t support the Liberals anyway.

Is your family ready for back-to-school?

  • 50% Yes – I can’t wait to see the kids back in the classroom.
  • 50% No – This summer went by way too fast.

Which is better, iPhone, Android or other? Go!

  • 31% iPhone, I love what Apple has done for me!
  • 31% Android all the way!
  • 38% Other – because I haven't jumped on the technology bandwagon, just yet.

Should marijuana possession be de-criminalized?

  • 73% Yes – I don’t see it as any worse than smoking tobacco or drinking alcohol.
  • 27% No – It is a gateway drugs that can lead to more serious addiction issues.

Following the deaths of two young New Brunswick boys who were strangled by a python, should seniors levels of government step in an enact tougher laws concerning exotic pets?

  • 95% Yes – There's no reason these wild animals should be kept inside Canadian homes.
  • 5% No – As long as people are vigilant, there's no danger from these animals.

Are you concerned about West Nile virus during the summer months?

  • 9% Yes: I often coat myself in mosquito repellent to ward off the tiny insects.
  • 91% No: It's not something I worry about on a regular basis.

Did your home suffer any flood damage as a result of a huge deluge to hit Cornwall recently?

  • 11% Yes: We had water in our basement and other areas.
  • 89% No: We were one of the lucky ones.

If a federal election were held today, who would you vote for?

  • 39% Conservatives
  • 40% Liberals
  • 15% NDP
  • 1% Green
  • 5% Other

This week marked another great Canada Day celebration, both here and around the country. Do you think Canadians are a patriotic lot?

  • 50% Yes: We all proudly wear the red and white of Canada as a proud nation.
  • 50% No: We love our country, but we don’t do enough to show how proud we are.

Should the Seaway International Bridge toll booth be moved back to Cornwall Island?

  • 59% Yes: Having the toll booth in Cornwall is unfair and creates unnecessary delays on the bridge.
  • 41% No: I think it makes more sense to have the toll booth right where it is.