Letters

LETTER: Saanich Council needs to lead on biodiversity strategy

The Saanich News reported Saanich staff is working on a biodiversity strategy…

  • Feb 10, 2019

LETTER: Speculation tax harms those who choose to spend their money in Canada

In connection with the opinion piece of Jan. 25, I must provide…

  • Feb 8, 2019

LETTER: Thank you for the helping hand

On a recent Thursday afternoon I went grocery shopping and came out…

  • Feb 19, 2019

LETTER: Oak Bay’s aging infrastructure must be top priority for council

I realize that there are many aspects of Oak Bay’s governance requiring…

  • Feb 20, 2019

LETTER: Door closing on student renters in Saanich

It is encouraging to see that Saanich Council is willing to review…

  • Feb 21, 2019

LETTER: Abuse of BC Transit drivers should result in jail time

In reference to the article BC Transit to install barriers to protect…

  • Feb 20, 2019
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LETTER: Time to turn off the switch on Saanich’s power outages

Power outages in Saanich are becoming far too commonplace and are a…

  • Feb 19, 2019

LETTER: Hospitals need to be better integrated into communities

The recent poll, “Should hospital parking be free?” (Peninsula News Review, Feb.…

  • Feb 13, 2019

LETTER: Shovel your sidewalk

Sidney is a town of seniors. My understanding has been that businesses…

  • Feb 17, 2019

LETTER: Do your research on thrift stores

I read with interest Nina Grossman’s article in the Feb. 6 edition…

  • Feb 16, 2019

LETTER: Ignore the nostalgia for E&N rail

Wow, 13 mayors implore the provincial government to get train traffic to…

  • Feb 15, 2019

LETTER: Saanich Council needs to look at dollar amounts

We all like to show off to the world that we can…

  • Feb 14, 2019

LETTER: Good Samaritan helps those stuck at ferry

I would like to give a shout out to Jesse Couture of…

  • Feb 14, 2019

LETTER: Victoria a victim of development

Thank you Travis Paterson for writing a piece regarding tree removal in…

  • Feb 8, 2019

LETTER: Victoria is committing arborcide

I remember when a great many people objected to removal of the…

  • Feb 8, 2019

LETTER: Humans the real threat to bird populations

The article “Greater Victoria group calls for cats to be licensed” introduces…

  • Feb 8, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbellā€™s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019

LETTER: Consumer, not oil industry, burns the fuel

The oil industry giants are not burning the fuel. We, the drivers…

  • Feb 9, 2019

LETTER: Opposition to speculation tax is selfish

It disturbs me to read and hear the reactions against the speculation…

  • Feb 8, 2019