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Are Groton's streets and roads safe for pedestrians and bicyclists?

  • Yes, they're fine. (3%, 2 Votes)
  • Most are OK. (5%, 4 Votes)
  • Maybe -- not sure. (1%, 1 Votes)
  • We're a small town in a rural area. Safety isn't great, but adequate. (5%, 4 Votes)
  • Not very. If you're not in a car, you need to be vigilant. (45%, 36 Votes)
  • No, they're not. (41%, 31 Votes)

Total Voters: 80

Start Date: July 21, 2014 @ 1:26 pm
End Date: July 28, 2014 @ 12:26 am

Do you think you have enough information to make an informed decision about the Northeast Energy Direct pipeline project?

  • Yes, I think I know the issues well. (34%, 15 Votes)
  • Almost -- I'm still learning things. (20%, 9 Votes)
  • Not sure -- there's a lot of conflicting information out there. (11%, 5 Votes)
  • Not yet. The current preliminary proposal is too preliminary. (27%, 12 Votes)
  • No, I'm still gathering information. (8%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 44

Start Date: June 24, 2014 @ 6:13 pm
End Date: July 1, 2014 @ 12:13 am

Do you think The Groton Line should publish editorials -- opinion and comment on local issues?

  • Yes -- we need another editorial voice in Groton (73%, 38 Votes)
  • Not sure / I don't care (6%, 3 Votes)
  • No (21%, 11 Votes)

Total Voters: 52

Start Date: May 23, 2014 @ 3:47 pm
End Date: May 30, 2014 @ 12:00 am

Is it OK for a selectman to hold another elected office if that office is separate from all BoS actions and activity

  • Yes, if it is entirely separate. (39%, 69 Votes)
  • Maybe -- depends on the situation. (3%, 6 Votes)
  • Not sure / need more information. (3%, 5 Votes)
  • Probably not -- there is potential conflict. (9%, 15 Votes)
  • No. (46%, 66 Votes)

Total Voters: 175

Start Date: May 9, 2014 @ 8:47 am
End Date: May 15, 2014 @ 3:47 am

Should the town's excess buildings and property be widely marketed in order to attract the highest bidder?

  • Yes -- It should be standard operating procedure to reach a wide audience. (84%, 53 Votes)
  • Not sure / need more information. (3%, 2 Votes)
  • No -- Keep it small and local, even if the town loses money on the sale. (13%, 8 Votes)

Total Voters: 63

Start Date: April 29, 2014 @ 3:52 pm
End Date: May 6, 2014 @ 12:01 am

Should the administrators of both the town and school district provide monthly financial summaries to their supervising boards?

  • Yes -- should be standard operating procedure. (91%, 63 Votes)
  • The town needs this; the school district does not. (1%, 1 Votes)
  • The school district needs this; the town does not. (6%, 4 Votes)
  • No -- the administrators don't need to share this information with their supervising boards. (2%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 69

Start Date: April 8, 2014 @ 10:33 am
End Date: April 15, 2014 @ 10:33 am

Do you support the debt exclusion for fire station construction that, if passed, will give more room under the property tax levy limit for school funding?

  • Yes, I support it. (60%, 76 Votes)
  • Not sure / need more information. (10%, 13 Votes)
  • No, I don't support it. (30%, 37 Votes)

Total Voters: 126

Start Date: March 5, 2014 @ 7:03 am
End Date: March 11, 2014 @ 11:03 pm

 

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