Polls


How do you plan on celebrating Earth Day?

  • D. I do not plan on celebrating Earth Day. (45%, 9 Votes)
  • A. Attend Earth Day celebration at Lake Boren Park. (30%, 6 Votes)
  • E. Other. (25%, 5 Votes)
  • B. I will plant a tree in my yard. (0%, 0 Votes)
  • C. I’m going to pick up litter at a local park. (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 20

Start Date: April 4, 2013 @ 11:18 am
End Date: May 3, 2013 @ 9:18 am

After the Seahawks’ exciting performance this year, how far do you see the team going next season?

  • D. Super Bowl, baby! (58%, 26 Votes)
  • C. They will be in the NFC championship game. (27%, 12 Votes)
  • B. They will make it to the first round of the playoffs. (9%, 4 Votes)
  • A. They will miss the playoffs. (6%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 45

Start Date: February 1, 2013 @ 9:00 am
End Date: March 1, 2013 @ 9:35 am

What should the citizens of Newcastle be known as?

  • E. Newcastleites (56%, 38 Votes)
  • A. Newcastlers (29%, 20 Votes)
  • C. Coal Creekers (9%, 6 Votes)
  • B. Novocastrians (3%, 2 Votes)
  • D. Other. Email your responses to newcastle@isspress.com. (3%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 68

Start Date: January 4, 2013 @ 9:23 am
End Date: February 1, 2013 @ 9:01 am

How often do you plan to use the new library?

  • C. About once a month (39%, 26 Votes)
  • D. I don’t plan to use the library. (30%, 20 Votes)
  • B. About once per week (27%, 18 Votes)
  • A. Almost every day (4%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 66

Start Date: December 6, 2012 @ 10:08 am
End Date: January 4, 2013 @ 9:00 am

Are you satisfied with the City Council’s decision to lower member salaries from $700 a month to $500 a month, effective once the incumbents’ terms in office expire?

  • C. Yes. During difficult economic times, the council should make sacrifices too. (40%, 22 Votes)
  • A. Yes. It brings our council’s salary more in line with other comparable cities. (22%, 12 Votes)
  • B. No. A lower salary might dissuade community members from running for a council position. (20%, 11 Votes)
  • D. No. The salary decrease won’t take effect for a while, so there are no instant savings. (18%, 10 Votes)

Total Voters: 55

Start Date: October 5, 2012 @ 9:59 am
End Date: November 2, 2012 @ 9:59 am