In July, we asked visitors to the Imagine Fort Mill website: How would you prefer to receive news and information about the Town of Fort Mill?
We received a total of 252 responses over the course of the month. Nearly three quarters of all respondents selected Monthly E-Newsletter (74.2%) as their preferred method of communication. Slightly more than half preferred to receive news and information on Facebook (58.7%). The Town's Website (www.fortmillsc.gov) rounded out the top three with slightly less than half of all respondents (46.4%).
With the exception of Twitter (9.5%) and YouTube (5.6%), there was a strong preference for communication via electronic channels, whereas the preference for traditional media outlets, including Newspaper (16.7%), Television (4.0%) and Radio (1.6%), was significantly lower.
A total of 6.3% selected Other, with a variety of write-in responses, including:
A new flash poll will be posted on the Imagine Fort Mill homepage each month during the town's comprehensive plan update process. To participate, please visit www.imaginefortmill.com.