Mini Poll: Exploring The Inner Ring


Is your overall opinion of the City of St. Louis' closest neighbors very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable?


"Affton"

 

Bellefontaine Neighbors

 

Clayton

 

East St. Louis

 

Hillsdale

 

Jennings

 

"Lemay"

 

Maplewood

 

Marlborough

 

Pine Lawn

 

Richmond Heights

 

Riverview

 

Shrewsbury

 

University City

 

Velda Village Hills

 

Wellston

 

Do you currently live in any of the municipalities or communities listed in the previous question?


Yes:
 10%
No, and I never have:
 60%
No, but I used to:
 31%

 


Would you be surprised to learn that all of these municipalities or communities share a border or boundary with the City of St. Louis?


Surprised:
 20%
Already knew that:
 80%

 


Would you generally favor or oppose combining public safety services, like police and fire, with some or all of the municipalities or regions that border the City of St. Louis?


Favor, for some of them:
 30%
Favor, for all of them:
 59%
Oppose:
 12%

 


Would you generally favor or oppose combining infrastructure services, like parks maintenance and street repair, with some or all of the municipalities or regions that border the City of St. Louis?


Favor, for some of them:
 26%
Favor, for all of them:
 62%
Oppose:
 12%

 


Would you generally favor or oppose combining social services, like public health and jobs training, with some or all of the municipalities or regions that border the City of St. Louis?


Favor, for some of them:
 25%
Favor, for all of them:
 64%
Oppose:
 11%

 


Would you generally favor or oppose combining governance, like administrators and elected officials, with some or all of the municipalities or regions that border the City of St. Louis?


Favor, for some of them:
 26%
Favor, for all of them:
 58%
Oppose:
 16%

 


Would you generally favor or oppose combining educational institutions, like library systems and public schools, with some or all of the municipalities or regions that border the City of St. Louis?


Favor, for some of them:
 29%
Favor, for all of them:
 57%
Oppose:
 14%

 


 


Note: Due to rounding, results for some questions may not total 100%.