Letters

LETTERS: Road work an example of democracy in action

I would like to express my gratitude to Saanich Mayor Fred Haynes…

  • Mar 26, 2020

LETTERS: Driver’s impatience put others at risk

Re: Victoria driver acquitted of speeding ticket on Malahat. If you read…

  • Mar 26, 2020

LETTERS: Canada needs to act on the Global Polio Initiative

What is the government waiting for? The international community has pledged a…

  • Mar 26, 2020
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LETTERS: No hope for a better retirement

It saddens me greatly to see communities reject the homeless, including those…

  • Mar 25, 2020

LETTERS: Who do you trust to speak for Saanich residents?

In regards to the Saanich homeowner who created a petition to abolish…

  • Mar 25, 2020

LETTERS: Wildlife abounds on the shores of Cadboro Bay

I read Lana Burns’ letter in the March 6 edition. While I…

  • Mar 25, 2020

LETTER: Pay it forward with gestures of selflessness

Letter-writer sees the best and worst in people during CIVID-19 pandemic

  • Mar 20, 2020

LETTER: Let’s get through this together

The COVID-19 crisis affects everyone, but we need to work together, says reader

  • Mar 20, 2020

Too much attention on COVID-19

While government battle deadly virus, other health conditions ignored, says letter-writer

  • Mar 11, 2020

LETTER – Herring fisherman offers industry’s side of the debate

Paid protestors want to stop a way of life they know nothing about

  • Mar 11, 2020

Icy roads a hazard

Reader questions whether roads properly salted

  • Feb 20, 2020

LETTER: Voters suckers for con artists

Government does not offer stewardship people need, says reader

LETTERS: Keeping out of the royal media circus

I just wanted to say well done for not buying into the…

  • Feb 7, 2020

LETTERS: There must be some restrictions on community growth

Re: Restrictions on unrelated occupants. Housing, affordability, good governance, generational tension, points…

  • Feb 7, 2020

LETTERS: Location of pool should be crystal clear

The report to Victoria’s mayor and council outlining the potential locations for…

  • Feb 7, 2020

LETTERS: Changes needed for land use applications

Major concerns have been expressed over the last number of years from…

  • Feb 7, 2020

LETTERS: Central Saanich a leading advocate for agriculture

The article dated Jan. 31 regarding the disbanding of the Agricultural Advisory…

  • Feb 7, 2020

LETTERS: George Jay schoolgrounds going to the dogs

We all know George Jay is over crowded, we therefore need all…

  • Feb 6, 2020

LETTERS: Saanich on the road to a safer community

Three Saanich councillors recently brought a report to council that recommends increased…

  • Feb 5, 2020

LETTERS: Rat poison also fatal to birds

As a 14-year volunteer with the BCSPCA/Wild ARC, I have retrieved many…

  • Feb 5, 2020