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Stuart Taylor the big mover in council satisfation poll

Fraser Coast Regional Council's Hervey Bay council chambers.
Fraser Coast Regional Council's Hervey Bay council chambers. Alistair Brightman

DIVISION 9 councillor Stuart Taylor has rocketed up the rankings in the polls of councillor satisfation this week as the total votes cast nears 3000.

Cr Taylor was languishing with most of the other councillors with a satisfaction rating in the mid-20s on Monday morning but two days later and his rating has shot up to 60%.

New Deputy Mayor George Seymour has lost some ground to now sit at 57%, putting Cr Taylor in the lead.

There was also a change at the bottom of the rankings, with the 16% rating of Division 3's Chris Loft now sitting behind Division 5's Rolf Light.

The rating of the council as a whole remained poor, however it was not as bad as on Monday morning.

The lowest rating of one out of 10 still has 35% of the votes, however the ten out of ten rating has increased to 15%.

The total number of votes was 1300 on Monday morning and by Wednesday morning had reached 2995.

Readers can still cast their votes with the polls to remain open until noon on Friday.

 

Rank the council's performance in its first year on a scale of 1 to 10 with 1 being terrible and 10 being fantastic.

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

1 - 29%

2 - 8%

3 - 9%

4 - 3%

5 - 6%

6 - 1%

7 - 3%

8 - 10%

9 - 3%

10 - 23%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Are you satisfied with Mayor Gerard O'Connell's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 40%

No - 59%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

 

 

 

Are you satisfied with Division 1 councillor James Hansen's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 35%

No - 64%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Are you satisfied with Division 2 councillor Phil Truscott's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 35%

No - 64%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Are you satisfied with Division 3 councillor Chris Loft's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 21%

No - 78%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Are you satisfied with Division 4 councillor Daniel Sanderson's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 42%

No - 57%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Are you satisfied with Division 5 councillor Rolf Light's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 21%

No - 78%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Are you satisfied with Division 6 councillor Trevor McDonald's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 39%

No - 60%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Are you satisfied with Division 7 councillor Darren Everard's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 37%

No - 62%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Are you satisfied with Division 8 councillor Robert Garland's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 52%

No - 47%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Are you satisfied with Division 9 councillor Stuart Taylor's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 62%

No - 37%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

Are you satisfied with Division 10 councillor George Seymour's performance?

This poll ended on 03 May 2013.

Yes - 60%

No - 39%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

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