Mini Poll: Every Hobbyhorse Has A Rider – Or A Hundred


Should bicycles, scooters, and golf carts be required to have licenses to operate on city streets?


Yes, for all three:
 11%
Yes, for just scooters and golf carts:
 33%
Yes, for just scooters:
 3%
Yes, for just golf carts:
 4%
No, but users should be required to take a basic road safety course:
 15%
No:
 34%

 


What is the maximum number of full-grown animals that should be allowed in a home?


One or two:
 16%
Three:
 22%
Four:
 28%
No more than five:
 16%
As many as will fit:
 15%
None:
 3%

 


Which of the following animals, currently not allowed, would you MOST like to see added to the city’s list of permitted animals?


Goats:
 22%
Female goats:
 9%
Sheep:
 8%
Miniature/micro pigs:
 53%
Primates:
 7%

 


Should mimes and other street performers be required to have licenses?


Yes:
 36%
Yes, in some neighborhoods:
 8%
No regulation is necessary:
 39%
Regulate mimes, but let everyone else slide:
 4%
Bring back the old Social Evils Ordinance: license prostitutes:
 13%

 


Should fortunetellers, seers, necromancers, and astrologers be permitted to practice their crafts in the City?


Yes:
 15%
Yes, as long as they get a business license:
 62%
No:
 23%

 


Should there be a citywide policy on street vendors, regardless of neighborhood wishes?


Yes:
 38%
Yes, as long as the policy is that they are allowed:
 41%
No:
 21%

 


Should there be a municipal penalty for displaying a frayed American flag?


Yes:
 31%
No:
 69%

 


What should be the penalty for failing to clean up after your dog?


First a warning, then a fine:
 38%
Zero tolerance, a fine:
 26%
Community service involving a shovel/broom:
 36%

 


Should people who violate the City's leash law be fined?


Yes:
 28%
Yes, and the fines should escalate:
 59%
No:
 13%

 


Should un-pasteurized milk be allowed to be sold at farmers markets?


Yes:
 55%
No:
 45%

 


Should owners be held responsible for removing litter on their property, even if the person who actually littered is unknown or “forces of nature” carried the trash from another property to theirs?


Yes:
 88%
No:
 12%

 


Should open house signs, but not for sale and yard sale signs, be permitted to litter public right of ways?


Yes:
 33%
No:
 67%

 


What is the maximum number of political signs that should be permitted to be displayed in a yard?


One:
 12%
Two:
 30%
Several, but no more than five:
 17%
As many as I want:
 41%

 


Bonus Question:
In a reasonable world, which should carry the harsher penalty?


Having large speakers concealed in a car:
 34%
Having large handguns concealed in a car:
 66%

 


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