Public feedback is important. The council should accept comment from anyone on any topic before each meeting, without time limits. (23.42% - 52 votes)
The current policy of allowing people to speak at the end of the meeting, within time limits, should be retained. (40.54% - 90 votes)
Frequent-fliers are wasting the council's time and money. Comments should be restricted to agenda items only. (36.04% - 80 votes)
Total Votes: 222
Voting open Mon, Feb 28, 2011 9:40 a.m. - Mon, Mar 28, 2011 9:40 a.m.
I liked it, he hit the important points that needed to be made. (12.64% - 88 votes)
I disliked it, he's not a great speaker. (29.45% - 205 votes)
I didn't see it in person, didn't see it on TV and don't know much about what he said. (57.90% - 403 votes)
Total Votes: 696
Voting open Fri, Feb 25, 2011 2:42 p.m. - Fri, Mar 25, 2011 2:42 p.m.
Favor (48.67% - 751 votes)
Oppose (49.58% - 765 votes)
No opinion (1.75% - 27 votes)
Total Votes: 1,543
Voting open Wed, Feb 23, 2011 9:44 a.m. - Wed, Mar 23, 2011 9:44 a.m.
Yes. Doing so saves $3.8 million a year, which is money best spent elsewhere. (47.26% - 112 votes)
No. I'll never remember to renew my tabs without the reminder postcard. (29.96% - 71 votes)
Maybe they could do like the post office and come up with a "forever" license plate. (22.78% - 54 votes)
Total Votes: 237
Voting open Tue, Feb 22, 2011 3:41 p.m. - Tue, Mar 22, 2011 3:41 p.m.
They're listening but they're not really paying any attention to those who oppose this new project and the tolls it will bring. (39.61% - 349 votes)
They're listening but they're paying too much attention to the naysayers. Leadership means doing the right thing for all of us despite some opposition. (31.67% - 279 votes)
With the economy, high taxes and everyone with a voice today, I suspect we'll never get anything major accomplished in the near future. (28.72% - 253 votes)
Total Votes: 881
Voting open Fri, Feb 18, 2011 9:56 a.m. - Fri, Mar 18, 2011 9:56 a.m.
Get used to it, the world will soon be run by machines and they will render us humans obsolete. (22.42% - 87 votes)
These tech geeks can do all the programming they want, but nothing is quite like a human being. (53.09% - 206 votes)
Hey, but can this IBM machine run a deep post pattern and catch the long bomb? No? End of discussion. (24.48% - 95 votes)
Total Votes: 388
Voting open Mon, Feb 14, 2011 12:44 p.m. - Mon, Mar 14, 2011 12:45 p.m.
Yes. Its many applications, including being able to get the news in an instant, are important to me. (35.10% - 73 votes)
No. Smart phones are too expensive. The less I spend on phone bills, the better. (55.77% - 116 votes)
No. Those smart phones are a little too smart for me! (9.13% - 19 votes)
Total Votes: 208
Voting open Mon, Feb 14, 2011 10:22 a.m. - Mon, Mar 14, 2011 10:22 a.m.
Once we get our high divorce rate behind us, we're left with the strongest relationships. (43.58% - 146 votes)
Portland is too weird, Vegas is too Vegas, heck, all the lovers are heading this way! (30.45% - 102 votes)
L'amore è nell'aria! (25.97% - 87 votes)
Total Votes: 335
Voting open Tue, Feb 8, 2011 4:37 p.m. - Tue, Mar 8, 2011 4:37 p.m.
Yes. I'd support Rep. Jim Moeller's bill to require a 15-foot buffer between signature-gatherers and the door. (56.15% - 73 votes)
No. Regulating the people's right to petition is a blow to our democracy. (33.08% - 43 votes)
No. These folks are irritating enough without them shouting from 15 feet away to get our attention. (10.77% - 14 votes)
Total Votes: 130
Voting open Mon, Feb 7, 2011 11:13 a.m. - Mon, Mar 7, 2011 11:13 a.m.
It's the economy. With unemployment here higher than most places, that drives the divorce rate. (39.83% - 96 votes)
We need to nurture our relationships more. (33.61% - 81 votes)
It's easier and less expensive to get a divorce here than in Oregon. So they come here. (26.56% - 64 votes)
Total Votes: 241
Voting open Mon, Feb 7, 2011 10:12 a.m. - Mon, Mar 7, 2011 10:12 a.m.