Letters

LETTER: Such a waste to throw away so many pine cones

If we could only eat pine cones. After having just come through…

  • Jan 10, 2019
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LETTER: Remember the successes of 2018

While the general feeling among Canadian seems to be that 2018 was…

  • Jan 9, 2019

LETTER: B.C. loses in Proportional Representation referendum

It’s been disturbing but predictable to read First Past the Post (FPTP)…

  • Jan 9, 2019

LETTER: ICBC needs to take action on distracted driving

The highest number of crashes are caused by males aged 25 to…

  • Jan 5, 2019

LETTER: Proportional representation campaign merely a huge expense

Having devoted $14.5 million in an abortive attempt to a fundamental change…

  • Jan 5, 2019

LETTER: Urban trees’ benefits outweigh their risks

While we sympathize with those who fear accidental death, we were dismayed…

  • Jan 4, 2019

LETTER: New Years Day at Government House a moment of optimism

I was one of the many hundreds of people who partook in…

  • Jan 4, 2019

LETTER: More transparency needed from Westpro regarding Colquitz waste water breach

Thank goodness for watchful citizens like Dorothy Chambers who caught the Westpro…

  • Jan 4, 2019

LETTER: Clearing up confusion in regards to motorcycles in the bike lanes

In response to Mr. John R Bell, I would like to clarify…

  • Jan 3, 2019

LETTER: Technology not reliable in windstorms

The recent windstorm that struck Vancouver Island with very high winds highlighted…

  • Jan 2, 2019

LETTER: Performing arts make a substantial contribution to Victoria’s economy

As an avid supporter of the performing arts in our community and…

  • Jan 2, 2019

LETTER: Thanks to all who helped improve the pathways in Sidney’s Blue Heron Park

Just before Christmas, the Memorial Park Society published an ad thanking the…

  • Jan 2, 2019

LETTER: Thanks for the Christmas spirit in Sidney

Sincere thanks and appreciation to those caring helpers who rise at the…

  • Dec 29, 2018

LETTER: A round of applause for the Sidney Community Christmas dinner volunteers

What an absolutely wonderful Christmas community dinner. This is the first time…

  • Dec 28, 2018