Polling

Here are the results from recent random polling by various local news outlets (nearly 8,000 votes cast):

  • “Do you think carriage horses should be used in Charleston?”         
    • 79 percent (6,286) voted NO
    • 20 percent (1,647) voted YES
      • Poll from Count on News 2 (NBC affiliate WCBD), July 2015
  • 67 percent of poll participants think carriage tours should be stopped entirely in downtown Charleston.
    • The Post & Courier, November 2015