Letters

LETTER: City’s failure to enforce parking requirements for bikes is seriously disappointing

City’s failure to enforce parking requirements for bikes is seriously disappointing

  • Sep 16, 2019

LETTER: No ‘intention to erase history’ with Ogden Point, says harbour authority

In response to the article, “Advocates call for Victoria’s Ogden Point to…

  • Sep 6, 2019

LETTER: Death of deer was preventable

Reader says speedy drivers the reason deer killed on residential street

  • Sep 4, 2019

LETTER: Ping pong table a drop in the funding bucket

Re: Taxpayers question cost of new public ping pong table in Humboldt…

  • Sep 2, 2019

LETTER: Parking woes damage tourism industry

Re: Let’s change the conversation about parking. I disagree with the need…

  • Sep 2, 2019
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LETTER: Marijuana legalization just another tax grab

Re: Marijuana’s risks don’t belong in Sidney. I am in complete agreement…

  • Sep 1, 2019

LETTER: Bicycles a part of daily life

Re: Bike lanes hurt businesses. Opinions that start with “people generally” are…

  • Sep 1, 2019

LETTER: No action taken on Oak Bay’s climate emergency

On April 8, council moved that the District of Oak Bay declare…

  • Sep 1, 2019

LETTER: Congratulations Saanich Engineering on a job well done

Kudos to Saanich Engineering, workers and contractors. The recent reconstruction of Ridgebank…

  • Aug 31, 2019

LETTER: Kenneth Fenton’s day parole highlights problems with justice system

The loss of faith in our justice system is becoming abundantly clear.…

  • Aug 31, 2019

LETTER: Parent praises online community, cab driver, in return of stolen bike

Re: Parent pleads for return of daughter’s stolen bike. We have been…

  • Aug 31, 2019

Letter: Residents make one last attempt to save historic Oak Bay carriage house

It is hoped that the Annandale Carriage House, pending permission to move…

  • Aug 26, 2019

LETTER: Reduce ease of parking, increase ease of accessibility

Prioritizing sustainable transportation in a time of climate crisis

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Cyclists offer ridiculous excuses

I am continually amazed at the justifications I hear from cyclists who…

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Saanich council is distracted from governing

Re: Saanich resident calls for gas leaf blower ban. Teale Phelps Bondaroff’s…

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Bike lanes provide easy access to downtown

Re: Bike lanes hurt business. I disagree with both the summarized heading…

  • Aug 24, 2019

LETTER: Illegal dumping a serious problem in Metchosin

Re: Soil recycling proponent weighs options for 50-hectare Metchosin parcel. This article…

  • Aug 24, 2019

LETTER: Canada must be proactive to reduce emissions

Re: Converting waste to energy has tangible benefits. This letter is very…

  • Aug 24, 2019

LETTER: Marijuana’s risks don’t belong in Sidney

I totally disagree with any sort of retail marijuana shop in Sidney.…

  • Aug 20, 2019