Posts tagged ‘Eugene Poll’

Eugene Divesting from Fossil Fuel Companies?

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There is narrow approval for divestiture. However, first, the total approval is well under 50 percent: there is no solid majority. Second, the undecided is well over 20 percent: respondents have very little information about this.

QUESTION Do you approve or disapprove of the City of Eugene divesting from fossil fuel companies?

METHODOLOGY Random sample of 200 live telephone interviews of likely City of Eugene 2014 General Election voters conducted February 11 through 14, 2014. Margin of error at the sample median is 7 percent.

Mandatory Carbon Emissions Approval

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There is moderate approval of making mandatory the currently voluntary carbon emissions goals.

QUESTION Do you approve or disapprove of the City of Eugene making mandatory the now voluntary goals to reduce carbon emissions?

METHODOLOGY Random sample of 200 live telephone interviews of likely City of Eugene 2014 General Election voters conducted February 11 through 14, 2013. Margin of error at the sample median is 7 percent.

Increasing Glass Recycling Approved

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This should be no great surprise. There is a high approval level for increasing glass recycling.

QUESTION Do you approve or disapprove of the City of Eugene increasing glass recycling?

METHODOLOGY Random sample of 200 live telephone interviews of likely City of Eugene 2014 General Election voters conducted February 11 through 14, 2013. Margin of error at the sample median is 7 percent.

Whoville Approval Low

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There is strong net disapproval of the City of Eugene allowing Whoville to stay on Broadway.

QUESTION Do you approve or disapprove of the City of Eugene allowing the Whoville homeless camp to stay on Broadway?

METHODOLOGY Random sample of 200 live telephone interviews of likely City of Eugene 2014 General Election voters conducted February 11 through 14, 2013. Margin of error at the sample median is 7 percent.

SLEEPS Approval

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The SLEEPS group continues to get net negative favorability ratings.

QUESTION Please tell me whether you have a favorable or unfavorable opinion of the SLEEPS homeless protest group?

METHODOLOGY Random sample of 200 live telephone interviews of likely City of Eugene 2014 General Election voters conducted February 11 through 14, 2014. Margin of error at the sample median is 7 percent.

 

January 2013 Polling on Proposed Eugene Service Fee Increase

It was clear before hand that Eugeneans would  decisively reject the proposed service fee increase.

These numbers are obviously biased against the proposal. The service cuts are not mentioned. However, this indicates how important the specific service cuts are for any measure of this kind – just to keep it afloat for a small time.

Stay tuned for the next post for the tracking on this measure when it was on the ballot.

QUESTION:
If an election were held today, would you vote yes or no on a City of Eugene service fee increase for all households and businesses of $120 per year?

METHODOLOGY:
200 live telephone interviews of likely City of Eugene General Election voters conducted January 23-24, 2013. The margin of error at the median is plus or minus 7 percent.

January 2013 Polling on Proposed Eugene Stormwater Charge Increase

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This was one of the policy options discussed before the May 2013 election. If it had been on a ballot, Eugeneans would  have decisively rejected the proposed stormwater charge increase.

QUESTION:
If an election were held today, would you vote yes or no on a City of Eugene stormwater charge increase for all households and businesses of $120 per year?

The question wording was designed to parrallel the service fee question wording.

METHODOLOGY:
200 live telephone interviews of likely City of Eugene General Election voters conducted January 23-24, 2013. The margin of error at the median is plus or minus 7 percent.

Lane Metro Partnership Favorability

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The Lane County Metro Partnership is the primary entity in Lane County concerned with the economy. It’s clear that it is not well known with only about 50 percent having a firm opinion about it.

This poll was taken just after Jack Robert’s resignation. What is more striking is that the ratio of favorable to unfavorable is less than two-to-one. This implies either that the entity has done something in the long-term to annoy people or that the near-term events surrounding the resignation are seen in a bad light or both.

Neither of these is good given the importance of the economic recovery during the recession.

QUESTION: Now, I would like to ask you about some organizations in the community. Please tell me whether you have a favorable or unfavorable opinion of Lane County Metro Partnership?

METHODOLOGY: 200 live telephone interviews of likely 2014 Eugene General Election voters were conducted September 23-24, 2013. The margin of error at the sample median is 7 percen

 

 

Where is Eugene’s Economy Heading?

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At first glance, this result (from the same survey) might appear to contradict http://lindholmcompanyblog.com/?p=9815. However, this is direction and the last is speed. What’s clear is that Eugeneans don’t think they are out of the proverbial woods yet.

QUESTION: In general, do you feel Eugene’s economy is heading in the right direction or do you think things have gotten off on the wrong track?

METHODOLOGY: 200 live telephone interviews of likely 2014 Eugene General Election voters were conducted September 23-24, 2013. The margin of error at the sample median is 7 percent.

 

 

Is Eugene’s Economic Growth Fast Enough?

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It’s pretty clear, Eugene’s economy is not growing fast enough.

QUESTION: Do you believe that recent economic growth in Eugene has been too fast, too slow, or just about right?

METHODOLOGY: 200 live telephone interviews of likely 2014 Eugene General Election voters were conducted September 23-24, 2013. The margin of error at the sample median is 7 percent.