Welcome to this week’s YES! Weekly Pop Quiz. This week’s questions are directed to members of the Greensboro City Council. The rules are simple: No research, no callbacks.


1. Name one thing on the agenda for the Monday meeting. 2. What’s the purpose of National Night Out? 3. Have you ever ridden the GTA bus system?

Mayor Pro Tem Nancy Vaughan 1. The farmers market. [ ] 2. To get neighbors together, leave the porch light on, promote safety. [ ] 3. No, but used mass transit daily to get to work in Connecticut. [ ]

Robbie Perkins, at large 1. Those two Yates contracts are coming up. [ ] 2. For the police to interact with the community, to build trust and help police do their jobs better. [ ] 3. I’ve ridden a bus from the Friendly shopping center to downtown but that was about seven or eight years ago. [ ]

Danny Thompson, at large 1. Discussing the farmers market. [ ] 2. A police effort bringing together community watches and neighborhoods. [ ] 3. Yes. [ ]

Correct Answers

1. Multiple correct answers. The farmers market was an addendum item, but counts.

2. The goal of National Night Out is to promote police-community relations. Last year it was held in 115 neighborhoods in Greensboro.

3. No correct answer