B-Town Polls

Should the City of Burien raise its minimum wage to $15/hour?

  • No (64%, 282 Votes)
  • Yes (33%, 147 Votes)
  • Don't know/care (3%, 12 Votes)

Total Voters: 441

Start Date: August 13, 2014 @ 7:06 pm
End Date: No Expiry

What do YOU think was the top local news story of 2013?

  • Dead Fin Whale at Seahurst Beach ‘Apparent Victim of a Ship Strike’ (35%, 42 Votes)
  • Burien City Manager Mike Martin resigns, will take job in Lynden (20%, 24 Votes)
  • 8th Grade Student Shot While Walking Home from St. Francis School (17%, 20 Votes)
  • 3-alarm fire that burned Burien Annex Tuesday morning was Arson (7%, 8 Votes)
  • Massage Parlor/Prostitution Ring busted in Burien, SeaTac & Kent Thursday Night (6%, 7 Votes)
  • Water Dist. 54 customers near Normandy Park, Des Moines urged to boil water (4%, 5 Votes)
  • REPORT: Burien Woman, Son killed in ‘horrific’ Oregon car crash (3%, 4 Votes)
  • 14-Year Old Destiny Kindred Found Safe, Reunited with Parents (3%, 4 Votes)
  • Burien Council Censures Jack Block Jr. for Facebook Photo Posting (3%, 3 Votes)
  • Burien City Council approves $2.75 million sale of Town Square parcels (2%, 2 Votes)
  • CRIME ALERT: Be aware of door-to-door salespeople canvassing Burien (1%, 1 Votes)
  • Multi-vehicle accident at 8th Ave S. and S. 128 sends three to hospital (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 120

Start Date: December 31, 2013 @ 3:22 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Will you miss the sculpture 'Taurus' at Seahurst Park?

  • Yes (71%, 113 Votes)
  • No (28%, 44 Votes)
  • Don't know (1%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 160

Start Date: December 9, 2013 @ 6:12 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Should the sculpture 'Taurus' be decommissioned & demolished?

  • No (75%, 15 Votes)
  • Yes (20%, 4 Votes)
  • Don't know (5%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 20

Start Date: December 9, 2013 @ 4:14 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Where should Burien's one 'Pot Shop' be located?

  • Nowhere. Do NOT locate a Pot Shop in Burien (36%, 245 Votes)
  • South of SW 148th/151st & Ambaum (23%, 155 Votes)
  • Near the old liquor store in Five Corners (23%, 152 Votes)
  • 1st Ave South & SW 136th (18%, 123 Votes)

Total Voters: 675

Start Date: September 4, 2013 @ 9:25 pm
End Date: No Expiry