Below is a comparison chart of how each candidate plans to vote on the Burlington city ballot items based on responses from the Channel 17 debate:
|Ballot Item||Loyal Ploof||Kurt Wright||Carol Ode|
|1. Approval of school budget for Fiscal Year 2015?||No||No||Yes|
|2. Pledging the credit of the city to secure indebtedness for public improvements within the Waterfront TIF district?||No||Yes||Yes|
|3. Increase in maximum tax rate for general city purposes authorized?||No||Yes||Yes|
|4. Referendum – Issuance of revenue bonds for the purchase of the Winooski One Hydroelectric Facility?||No||N/A**||N/A**|
|5. Proposed charter change RE: Ward Boundaries, City council, School board, Ward officer, and Voter registration board composition?||No||Yes||Yes|
|6. Proposed charter change RE: Police confiscation/seizure of weapons during domestic abuse incident?||No||No*||N/A|
|7. Proposed charter change RE: Ban on firearms in any establishment with a liquor license?||No||No*||N/A|
|8. Proposed charter change RE: Safe storage of firearms?||No||No||N/A|
* Kurt Wright supports removal of weapons from bars and issues of domestic abuse on principle, but thought these particular changes would run into constitutional issues in Montpelier.
** Issue did not come up in debate.