Polls Archive

The following are polls that have been published on the Garden City News website.

Please note that polls are not scientific and are for informational purposes only.

 

Should Garden City install speed cameras in school zones? (State law only allows speed cameras in school zones, and they may only operate during school hours.)

  • Yes (57%, 27 Votes)
  • No (43%, 20 Votes)

Total Voters: 47

Start Date: July 9, 2021 @ 12:01 am
End Date: July 16, 2021 @ 12:00 am

Now that the pandemic is winding down, do you want to work from home in the future?

  • I would like to work from home some days, and go to my workplace some days (39%, 21 Votes)
  • I would like to work from home full time (31%, 17 Votes)
  • No, I would like to return to my work place full time. (15%, 8 Votes)
  • I never stopped going to my workplace. (13%, 7 Votes)
  • I don't work outside the home. (2%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 54

Start Date: July 2, 2021 @ 12:01 am
End Date: July 9, 2021 @ 12:00 am

Should the Village continue to close Seventh Street to vehicles in the evenings from Thursday through Saturday?

  • No, it's too disruptive. (43%, 10 Votes)
  • Yes, residents enjoy the extra space for walking and dining outside. (35%, 8 Votes)
  • Yes, but for fewer evenings. (22%, 5 Votes)

Total Voters: 23

Start Date: June 28, 2021 @ 2:48 pm
End Date: July 2, 2021 @ 12:00 am

Should the village of Garden City consider re-starting a paid professional fire department?

  • Yes, it would make the village safer. (48%, 32 Votes)
  • No, the volunteer fire department keeps us safe. (41%, 27 Votes)
  • It depends on how much it costs. (11%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 66

Start Date: June 17, 2021 @ 8:07 pm
End Date: June 24, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

Should individual homeowners be responsible for the cost of maintaining sidewalks next to their homes?

  • No, sidewalks are a shared resource and should be paid for by the village. (77%, 36 Votes)
  • Yes, it's part of the cost of owning a home. (23%, 11 Votes)

Total Voters: 47

Start Date: June 10, 2021 @ 5:01 pm
End Date: June 17, 2021 @ 5:00 pm