Polls Archive

What should the Evansville City Council do about the Earthcare Energy loan?

  • Put funding on hold and VET this completely before releasing a dime. (55%, 64 Votes)
  • Go ahead and write the check asap (8%, 9 Votes)
  • Rescind it based on being passed under duress and start over (9%, 11 Votes)
  • Rescind it and Forget about it (28%, 33 Votes)

Total Voters: 117

Start Date: Apr 8, 2012 @ 9:54 pm
End Date: No Expiry

If the $4.8 million Earthcare Energy project fails due to lack of proper vetting, should taxpayer funding be withheld from the GAGE's 2013 budget?

  • Yes (95%, 250 Votes)
  • No (5%, 13 Votes)

Total Voters: 263

Start Date: Apr 6, 2012 @ 1:36 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Should elected officials be prohibited from doing personal business with the city or county they represent?

  • Yes (89%, 144 Votes)
  • No (11%, 18 Votes)

Total Voters: 162

Start Date: Apr 4, 2012 @ 7:47 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Should the City Council have had access to information including credit checks, background checks, and prior loan applications before the vote on a $4.8 Million loan to Earthcare Energy?

  • Yes, if they are going to be a bank they should act like one (97%, 296 Votes)
  • No, it was up to GAGE to handle all of this and make any recommendation they wanted to. (3%, 10 Votes)

Total Voters: 306

Start Date: Mar 30, 2012 @ 4:57 pm
End Date: No Expiry

How will the Earthcare Loan Approval Effect the Consolidation Vote Next Fall?

  • It will make consolidation more difficult because the City of Evansville Just Doesn't Get it (83%, 110 Votes)
  • None, writing checks before vetting is acceptable to me (17%, 23 Votes)

Total Voters: 133

Start Date: Mar 26, 2012 @ 10:50 pm
End Date: No Expiry