On Monday, Homer Mayor Hal McCabe released results of the online survey of village residents launched as he begins his term.
The first question asked respondents to identify the single biggest issue: More than a third of the respondents pointed to high taxes. Other issues were in the single digits including meth and opioid Abuse by 9%, police issues and improving Rt 11 at 6%.
Mayor McCabe also identified the top three “new proposals” that interested the greatest percentage of the 114 respondents:
- Opening a small boutique hotel in the village
- Creating a park for dogs
- Creating a bike and skate park for kids