Monthly Archives: March 2011


18 Mar 2011

Residents Continue to Support Division of HRM

HALIFAX:  A majority of those living within the Halifax Regional Municipality continue to support splitting HRM into a city for urban residents and a county for rural residents, according to the most recent Urban Report Survey from Corporate Research Associates Inc. The majority (51%)...

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17 Mar 2011

Majority Support for Halifax Convention Centre Continues

HALIFAX:  The majority of adult residents living within the Halifax Regional Municipality either completely (19%) or mostly (39%) support the development of the new convention centre in Downtown Halifax. The most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. indicates that one-third either mostly...

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16 Mar 2011

Halifax Residents Support Significantly Smaller Council

HALIFAX:  By a three to one margin, adult residents living in the Halifax Regional Municipality continue to oppose Council’s decision to maintain the status quo in terms of council size, with 23 councillors plus the mayor, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate...

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15 Mar 2011

Overwhelming Public Support For Retention Of Halifax Skating Oval

HALIFAX: The vast majority of adults within the Halifax Regional Municipality, regardless of where they live, either completely (42%) or mostly (42%) support maintaining the skating oval on the Halifax Common. The most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates, Inc., indicates only 15%...

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09 Mar 2011

PEI Liberal Support Increases

HALIFAX: Support for the ruling provincial Liberal Party in Prince Edward Island increased this quarter, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. Presently, just over six in ten decided voters back the Liberal Party (62%, up from 53% in...

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08 Mar 2011

Nova Scotia NDP Support Erodes

HALIFAX: Support for the NDP declined this quarter, and the gap between the Liberals and NDP tightens, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. Currently, one-third of decided voters prefer the NDP (34%, down from 38% in November 2010),...

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07 Mar 2011

Satisfaction avec la partie Progressiste-Conservateur a augmenté

SAINT JOHN : La satisfaction quant à la performance du nouveau gouvernement Progressiste-Conservateur a augmenté ce trimestre, selon les résultats du dernier sondage mené par Corporate Research Associates Inc. Actuellement, six sur dix (62 %, en hausse par rapport à 46 % en Novembre...

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07 Mar 2011

Satisfaction With NB PCs Has Increased

SAINT JOHN: Satisfaction with the performance of the new PC government increased this quarter, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. Presently, six in ten (62%, up from 46% in November 2010) New Brunswick residents are either completely or...

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07 Mar 2011

Support For The NL Progressive Conservative Party Remains High

HALIFAX: Despite the resignation of Danny Williams, support for the Progressive Conservative Party is stable and remains high, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. Presently, three-quarters (73%, compared with 75% three months ago) of decided voters back the...

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