Letters

LETTERS: Open the Juan de Fuca ice rink

Westshore Parks and Rec (WSPR) has announced that it will be opening…

  • Jul 11, 2020

LETTERS: Speeding cyclists pose safety concern on trails

As an avid, lifelong cyclist, I applaud Victoria’s efforts to increase bike…

  • Jul 11, 2020

LETTER: Lagoon Road should be reopened

We are permanent residents of the Esquimalt Lagoon area of Colwood and…

  • Jul 9, 2020

LETTERS: Campers must go from Beacon Hill Park

Campers must not be allowed to stay in Beacon Hill Park. We…

  • Jul 10, 2020

LETTER: Library would destroy North Saanich trail

The company that built Dean Park Estates did not foresee a library…

  • Jul 11, 2020

LETTERS: Everyone should be able to enjoy Beacon Hill Lookout

We are heading towards Phase 3 of getting back to a normal…

  • Jul 11, 2020
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LETTERS: ‘Implied consent’ is not a valid defence to a charge of sexual assault

We would like to thank writer Nina Grossman and the Oak Bay…

  • Jul 11, 2020

LETTER: Colwood council fixing a problem that didn’t exist on Ocean Boulevard

I am a Colwood resident and own two properties in the Lagoon…

  • Jul 10, 2020

It’s time to thank police officers

Reader says the call to ‘defund’ police forces by a few agitators is patently irresponsible

  • Jul 8, 2020

LETTERS: Growing economy helps us all

I was shocked by the lack of common sense displayed in a…

  • Jun 29, 2020

COVID-19 pandemic far from over

Reader thankful he lives in Canada and not U.S.

  • Jun 29, 2020

Criticizing fish hatcheries is pointless

It’s a slap in the face to thousands of volunteers, says reader

  • Jun 29, 2020

LETTER: ALR exclusion represents a big change

The District of North Saanich Notice of Exclusion Application Hearing for July…

  • Jun 28, 2020

LETTERS: Precious heirloom finds way home

I want to recognize the Central Saanich Police and the family living…

  • Jun 28, 2020

LETTER: Privilege cannot be defined by race

This letter is in reference to “It’s time for Canada to confront…

  • Jun 27, 2020

LETTER: Oak Bay turf field harmful to environment

I am distressed that those in charge of our education system do…

  • Jun 27, 2020

LETTER: Politicians need sensitivity training on racism

I am an Indigenous person and I totally support Jagmeet Singh for…

  • Jun 26, 2020

LETTER: Stand up for the voiceless in Cameroon

If Black lives matter, why is it that we hear so little…

  • Jun 23, 2020

LETTER: Pedestrian mall not the answer for Beacon Avenue

Every couple of years some well-intentioned resident of Sidney suggests we turn…

  • Jun 22, 2020

LETTER: Reducing dependence on cars is critical

I am here writing because I was inspired by two youth who…

  • Jun 21, 2020