Letters

Reader notes 175th year of city’s European colonization

2018 marks milestone in Victoria’s history with Hudson’s Bay Company

  • Mar 7th, 2018

Letter: Reaffirm Saanich’s UCB before it is too late

Reaffirm the Urban Containment Boundary before it is too late

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

With every fiber of my being as his mother, I have stood resolutely, phone in hand, and said No, I cannot help you with that.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018
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Sir John A. Macdonald statue removed from Victoria City Hall
Mayor Lisa Helps opens campaign headquarters
U-bicycle donates to Anawim House
Making It: A Celebration of 30 years of fine furniture

Victoria needs a neighbourhood ombudsperson to work on their behalf

City’s planning department not taking residents’ concerns into account: Rockland resident

  • Feb 19th, 2018

Think twice about our behaviour as drivers and pedestrians

We could use some improvement on both counts, reader writes

  • Feb 12th, 2018

Seals get the short end of the stick in Johnson St. bridge discussion

Lights may make it easy for seals to catch fry, but whales given green light to gorge on salmon

  • Feb 11th, 2018

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6th, 2018

Cyclists and drivers need to coexist better

Bike lanes and tsunami warnings need extra thought from all of us

  • Feb 6th, 2018

Jaywalking Victoria police illustrate double standard: resident

Police officers should be practising what they preach on walking in traffic

  • Feb 3rd, 2018

OPINION: Great Shopping Bag Hoax happening in Victoria

Former plastics worker points out flaws in reasons for bag ban

  • Jan 24th, 2018

LETTER: Cordova Bay development life threatening for ‘Emily the tree’

Proposed development not what group envisions for Cordova Bay Village

  • Jan 22nd, 2018

LETTER: Approve plaza development, move Cordova Bay into 21st century

Letter writer supports proposed Cordova Bay shopping centre

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

LETTER: Proposal for Cordova Bay Plaza not approved yet

“Residents of Saanich need to know all the details with regards to this project as if approved, the ramifications will be wide spread”

  • Jan 20th, 2018

Carpet bowlers have been excluded from BC 55+ Games and Canada 55+ Games

Gold medal carpet bowling winners not able to defend their titles in 2018

  • Jan 18th, 2018

Regional transportation service makes sense for Greater Victoria

Adding blacktop solutions to handle more vehicles not the answer, reader writes

  • Jan 14th, 2018

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Letter: Church ‘too cute by half’?

Send letters to editor@oakbaynews.com

  • Jan 5th, 2018

Victoria’s mayor protecting enclaves of the elite: reader

Letter writer asks whether readers are welcome in mayor’s ‘community’ and the City?

  • Jan 9th, 2018

Victoria council pay needs to be hiked to attract better candidates

The responsibilities of the job should call for an appropriate wage

  • Jan 8th, 2018