This week's poll question:

No poll this week.

Our polls are for non-official use, are not conducted in a scientific fashion and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the Goffstown Residents Association.  We make no guarantees about the accuracy of the results other than that they reflect the choices of the users who participated. 

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Results from previous polls:

04-16-10:
Should use of the Glen Lake Waterfront be restricted to Town residents only?
Yes
75%
No
24%
Unsure
1%
01-04-08:

Did you watch the Presidental Candidate debates on January 5th?

I watched the Democrats only
17%
I watched the Republicans only
5%
I watched both
73%
I did not watch either
5%

12-28-07:

Will you be making resolutions for the coming New Year?

Yes
64%
No
7%
I never make resolutions
29%

12-21-07:

Will you be giving to charity this holiday season?

Yes
91%
No
5%
Undecided
5%

12-14-07:

How are you likely to vote in the upcoming presidential primary on January 8th?

Democratic
17%
Republican
79%
Libertarian
0%
Other
0%
Undecided
4%

12-07-07:

Do you support naming the Pinardville section of the Piscataquog river Namaske Lake?

Yes
68%
No
28%
No opinion
4%

11-30-07:

Considering Goffstown's size, would you favor a Town Council form of government vs. a Board of Selectmen?

Yes
33%
No
62%
No opinion
5%

11-23-07:

Do you believe the town could continue to operate efficiently with a 10% reduction in the current default budget?

Yes
79%
No
21%
No opinion
0%

11-16-07:

Should the town operating budget be level-funded to 2007 default amounts?

Yes
73%
No
27%
No opinion
0%

11-09-07:

How often do you make use of the Town Library?

Very often
10%
Often
15%
Sometimes
10%
Rarely
10%
never
55%

10-26-07:

How would you characterize the current property tax situation in Goffstown?

Crisis
68%
Important, but not a crisis
32%
A minor issue
0%
Not an issue at all
0%
Uncertain
0%

10-26-07:

Do you think the current property assessment system produces property assessments that are or are not uniform and equitable?

Strongly are uniform and equitable
0%
Are uniform and equitable
18%
Uncertain
5%
Are not uniform and equitable
23%
Strongly are not uniform and equitable
55%

10-19-07:

In 2007, Article 13 called for a water distribution system to the residents of Lynchville/Danis Park at no cost to taxpayers. It failed by 26 votes. Would you support such an initiave in 2008?

Yes
97%
No
3%
No opinion
0%

10-12-07:

Should N.H. maintain its first-in-the-nation primary, even if it means holding it in December?

Yes
100%
No
0%

10-05-07:

Would you support legalizing casinos in N.H. to help raise hundreds of millions of dollars in state revenue?

Yes
79%
No
21%

09-28-07:

What percentage of your household refuse do you recycle?

80% to 90%
18%
70% to 80%
6%
60% to 70%
12%
50% to 60%
41%
40% to 50%
18%
30% to 40%
6%
20% to 30%
0%
10% to 20%
0%
0% to 10%
0%
I don't recycle.
0%

09-21-07:

Would you support the construction of a new covered bridge in Goffstown Village using taxpayer monies?

Yes
50%
No
50%

09-14-07:
Do you support the proposed Dearborn Village development, consisting of 16 townhouses and a single office building development near the intersection of Mast Road and Rt. 114?
Yes
25%
No
75%
Don't care
0%

09-07-07:

Should the school board allow parking at the kindergarten on weekends for visitors to Glen Lake?

Yes
69%
No
31%

08-31-07:

How often do you visit the Town website?

Once or twice a day
14%
Once or twice a week
36%
Once or twice a month
27%
A few times a year
23%
Only during emergencies
0%
Never
0%

08-24-07:
Would you support the creation of a one-way traffic loop through Goffstown village?
Yes
30%
No
64%
No opinion
6%

08-17-07:
Are you satisfied with the performance of Goffstown's Director of Public Works?
Yes
31%
No
64%
No opinion
5%

08-03-07:
Do you agree with selectmen restricting DPW to road maintenance only next year?
Yes
87%
No
13%

07-27-07:
How often do you use Goffstown's Rails to Trails?
Very often
0%
Occasionally
13%
Rarely
6%
Never
81%

07-20-07:

How do you stay informed about Goffstown government (check all that apply)?

Attend meetings
 
9%
Watch meetings on GTV
 
30%
Read meeting minutes
 
30%
Town web site
 
25%
Word of mouth
 
5%
I don't stay informed
 
2%

07-13-07:

Do you believe the intersection at Elm, Main and High streets is:

Inconvenient
 
67%
Dangerous
 
13%
Both
 
20%
Neither
 
0%

07-06-07:

Would you support the construction of another roundabout at the intersection of Wallace and Mast Roads?

Yes
25% 
No
75% 

06-29-07:
Which, if any, of our public swimming facilities do you use most often?
Barnard Park pool
8%
Glen Lake Waterfront
8%
Roy Park pool
0%
None
83%

06-22-07:

What would you do with the savings realized by the recent Police Department reorganization?

Hire three more street officers as Chief French requested
13%
Return the money to taxpayers as Selectmen voted to do
88%

06-15-07: Do you support the proposed change in Town Hall operating hours?
Yes, the proposed hours would be better.
73%
No, leave them as is.
27%

06-08-07: What do you believe is Goffstown's most pressing issue?
24/7 fire coverage
6%
High property taxes
69%
Low SAT scores in our schools
6%
Deteriorating roads
19%
Low recycling rates
0%
None of the Above
0%

06-01-07: How would you rate the performance of the new board of selectmen to date?
     Excellent
21%
     Very good
43%
     Good
21%
     Fair
14%
     Poor
0%

05-25-07: Given a choice between paving Snook, Tenney & Willow Pond roads or using those funds to repair existing damage to our other paved roads, which would you choose?
     Reclaim Snook, Tenney & Willow Pond roads
18%
Repair damage to our existing paved roads
82%

05-18-07: Do you favor changing Pinardville's zip code from 03102 to 03045?
     Yes
68%
     No
23%
     Don't care
9%

05-11-07: How would you rate the quality of education in Goffstown?
     Excellent
8%
     Very good
17%
     Average
42%
     Fair
33%
     Poor
0%

05-04-07: Should the school board schedule its meetings so as not to conflict with those of selectmen?
     Yes
83%
     No
17%

04-27-07: Are you in favor of spending an additional $98,000 to add granite curbing and cobblestone to the center of the Grasmere roundabout? 
     Yes
23%
     No
77%

 


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