B-Town Polls

What do you think the Top Story of 2009 was?

  • City Manager Mike Martin's DUI (20%, 9 Votes)
  • Voters Approve Burien's Annexation of N. Highline (18%, 8 Votes)
  • Burien Man Stabbed to Death Outside Good Time Ernie's (14%, 6 Votes)
  • The Hottest Day of the Year (9%, 4 Votes)
  • Burien Nissan Loses Inventory, Closes (9%, 4 Votes)
  • That Naked Lady Sculpture at B/ IAS (7%, 3 Votes)
  • The Opening of Burien Town Square/City Hall/Library (7%, 3 Votes)
  • The B-Town Blog's Fake April Fool's Issue (5%, 2 Votes)
  • Sound Transit's Light Link Rail Opening (5%, 2 Votes)
  • Burien's Interim Art Space (5%, 2 Votes)
  • King County's Attempt to Sell Puget Sound Park (1%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 44

Start Date: December 29, 2009 @ 3:17 pm
End Date: No Expiry

How was the year 2009 for you?

  • LOUSY – it was a terrible year for me! (39%, 42 Votes)
  • GREAT – I did very well and enjoyed it! Thanks for asking. (39%, 42 Votes)
  • I DON'T CARE – I'm just glad it's over! (22%, 23 Votes)

Total Voters: 107

Start Date: December 29, 2009 @ 3:14 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Should King County be allowed to sell Puget Sound Park?

  • NO WAY. They have no right to sell it before Burien annexes! (62%, 59 Votes)
  • MAYBE, but they'll have to pay Burien some $$$ to make this deal. (17%, 16 Votes)
  • YES. They still legally own it so they can do whatever they want! (16%, 15 Votes)
  • DON'T CARE. I didn't even know there was a park there! (5%, 5 Votes)

Total Voters: 95

Start Date: December 9, 2009 @ 3:56 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Will you be shopping locally this holiday season?

  • YES! No big box stores for me – I'm ALL local! (40%, 18 Votes)
  • MAYBE...but they've got to have great prices to lure me in! (24%, 11 Votes)
  • NOT SURE...I don't have $$ to shop much. (22%, 10 Votes)
  • NOPE. I'm all about getting the best prices, so big box stores here I come! (14%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 45

Start Date: November 24, 2009 @ 8:04 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Do you think that Burien's two beavers should've been euthanized?

  • NO WAY! The cute, poor little animals should've been left alone. Now they shall haunt us all forever! (65%, 97 Votes)
  • NOT SURE. I don't like rodents, but there's something special about a nice beaver... (21%, 32 Votes)
  • YES! Not only were they a flood danger, they could've spread disease! (14%, 21 Votes)

Total Voters: 150

Start Date: October 21, 2009 @ 4:47 pm
End Date: No Expiry