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Poll: 60 per cent of respondents think City of Powell River should accelerate its paving program with COVID restart funds

Majority of residents keen for road upgrades

The Peak polled 346 readers and asked the question: Should City of Powell River add COVID-19 safe restart reserve funds to its paving budget to accelerate its paving program and fix some roads this year?

The poll ran from 7/27/2021 to 8/4/2021. Of the 346 votes, we can determine that 209 are from within the community. The full results are as follows:

Yes 58.38 % total, 60.29 % local    
No 41.62 % total, 39.71 % local    
  Local   Total

This result provides for a 95% confidence level +/- 5.2% margin of error in the local community.

The Peak uses a variety of techniques to capture data, detect and prevent fraudulent votes, detect and prevent robots, and filter out non-local and duplicate votes.