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Reader Poll 040417

This week marks the start of the Waterwise Challenge. Laguna Beach has won three times. Will you be going to www.mywaterpledge.com to make your pledge to save water?

Number of voters: 71

Yes

Votes: 58 81.69%


I don’t see the need to save water after our rainy winter

Votes: 13 18.31%


Reader Poll 052718

I will be voting for the following candidate in the primaries for California’s 48th Congressional District (listed in alphabetical order):

Number of voters: 273

Harley Rouda (D)

Votes: 207 75.82%


Dana Rohrabacher (R)

Votes: 29 10.62%


Dr. Hans Keirstead (D)

Votes: 19 6.96%


Scott Baugh (R)

Votes: 13 4.76%


None of the above/someone else

Votes: 5 1.83%


Reader Poll 051917

What do you think of the new smoking ban?

Number of voters: 261

It’s great

Votes: 146 55.94%


It goes too far

Votes: 110 42.15%


What smoking ban?

Votes: 5 1.92%


Reader Poll 050818

Will you support an undergrounding bond if it shows up on your November ballot?

Number of voters: 189

No

Votes: 91 48.15%


Yes

Votes: 57 30.16%


Maybe – it depends on the exact cost to homeowners

Votes: 41 21.69%


Reader Poll 060217

CVS is hoping to take over the Laguna Drug location on Broadway. Are you:

Number of voters: 201

Sad, because that would not be in keeping with the character of Laguna

Votes: 138 68.66%


Glad, because that means greater convenience for residents

Votes: 35 17.41%


Indifferent

Votes: 28 13.93%


Reader Poll 061317

Should the iconic pepper tree be removed from its City Hall site?

Number of voters: 101

No, there have to be other ways to fix the problem other than chopping it down

Votes: 58 57.43%


Yes, it isn't worth risking the danger of injury

Votes: 43 42.57%


Reader Poll 062017

Summer daylight savings time is

Number of voters: 40

A good idea

Votes: 23 57.5%


A bad idea

Votes: 16 40%


What is daylight savings time?

Votes: 1 2.5%


Reader Poll 062317

The large red backpack in front of City Hall is a

Number of voters: 39

What red backpack?

Votes: 14 35.9%


Good idea, it will remind me if I see something, to say something

Votes: 13 33.33%


Not a good idea, it just looks like bad art

Votes: 12 30.77%


Reader Poll 071817

Banning drones in Laguna Beach:

Number of voters: 197

Is a good idea, because people need their privacy

Votes: 169 85.79%


Is a bad idea, because it curbs artistic expression

Votes: 28 14.21%


Reader Poll 080117

Which trolley system do you prefer?

Number of voters: 76

The current system, with the red trolley making limited stops and the blue trolley making all stops

Votes: 46 60.53%


Previous system, where all trolleys made all stops

Votes: 30 39.47%


Reader Poll 082217

The rallies on Saturday and Sunday were:

Number of voters: 158

A colossal waste of time and energy

Votes: 94 59.49%


A great demonstration of democracy in action

Votes: 64 40.51%


Reader Poll 090117

Summer is nearly over. That makes me:

Number of voters: 143

A little of both

Votes: 62 43.36%


Happy

Votes: 61 42.66%


Sad

Votes: 20 13.99%


Reader Poll 091217

Do you think the proposal to turn the area near the Library between Glennerye and Coast Highway into Park Plaza – a pedestrian park – is a good idea?

Number of voters: 208

Yes, we need more pedestrian park areas downtown

Votes: 104 50%


No, it will have a negative impact on traffic

Votes: 95 45.67%


*What is this Park Plaza of which you speak?

Votes: 9 4.33%


Reader Poll 092217

Should “Granny flats” (accessory dwelling units) be allowed on lots of 5,000 square feet and up?

Number of voters: 148

Yes

Votes: 108 72.97%


No

Votes: 40 27.03%


Reader Poll 100317

Laguna is discussing building a new pool at Lang Park. Do you think we need a second pool?

Number of voters: 265

Yes

Votes: 201 75.85%


No

Votes: 64 24.15%


Reader Poll 101017

Have you prepared a plan for your family in the event of a dangerous wildfire?

Number of voters: 62

No

Votes: 43 69.35%


Yes

Votes: 19 30.65%


Reader Poll 101717

The Planning Commission recently voted down the Coast Inn project. City Council will now vote on the project. Are you:

Number of voters: 180

Against the project

Votes: 119 66.11%


In favor of the project

Votes: 61 33.89%


Reader Poll 103117

City Council was right to take the initiative in undergrounding power lines and poles. The investment is worthwhile.

Number of voters: 233

Yes

Votes: 180 77.25%


No

Votes: 53 22.75%


Reader Poll 111017

I am proud of the way our community helps homeless people.

Number of voters: 116

Yes, I agree with this statement

Votes: 68 58.62%


No, I do not agree with this statement

Votes: 48 41.38%


Reader Poll 120517

Would you support a general obligation bond for citywide undergrounding?

Number of voters: 511

Yes

Votes: 371 72.6%


Maybe - it will depend on how much the bond is for and what areas are included

Votes: 91 17.81%


No

Votes: 49 9.59%


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