Letters

LETTER: Climate change is no picnic

Re: Don’t tax what is normal. Bob Broughton wants 100 per cent…

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTER: Trees are a valuable part of Saanich’s infrastructure

Saanich is replacing water and sewer pipes on Winchester Road, Parkside Crescent…

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTER: Veterans deserve more respect from our leaders

I commemorated the D-Day invasion of Europe, and watching film footage and…

  • Jul 12, 2019
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LETTER: Who is voting for Ben Isitt?

Once again, we see the negative aftermath of the Remembrance Day proposal…

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTER: Better solutions to fighting climate change than raising taxes

Once again, Saanich is bulldozing its way into the pockets of taxpayers.…

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTER: Pipeline opposition leads Canada into dangerous territory

Do Canadians realize that preventing the expansion of Alberta pipeline capability is…

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTER: Bike lanes cost Victoria its status as a pedestrian friendly city

It is beyond my comprehension why cyclists continue to ride wherever they…

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTER: Duplexes could lead to strata evictions

Re: Oak Bay on verge of approving its second duplex. It must…

  • Jul 11, 2019

LETTER: Saanich shows no signs of removing derelict boat in the Gorge

I was interested to see, in a recent issue of the Saanich…

  • Jul 11, 2019

LETTER: Duplexes fill a need in the community

This is a letter sent to mayor and council in support of…

  • Jul 11, 2019

LETTER: Proposed Spectrum field should accommodate multiple sports

Re: School board staff to shine light on proposed STAR rink Saanich.…

  • Jul 10, 2019

LETTER: Alternatives exist for single-use plastic bags

We are informed that the so-called biodegradable plastic bags for compost and…

  • Jul 5, 2019

LETTER: Victoria shouldn’t become a playground for the rich

I read the article entitled Victoria International Marina celebrates grand opening and…

  • Jul 5, 2019

LETTER: Cyclists deserve access to Haro Woods

Re: Cyclists were causing damage to Haro Woods. I applaud Katrina Madsen’s…

  • Jul 5, 2019

LETTER: EDPA was flawed from the beginning

If there is faulty science, it is the Environmental Development Permit Area…

  • Jul 4, 2019

LETTER: Nuclear power is the answer to climate chaos

David Suzuki is correct to warn us about the need to reduce…

  • Jul 4, 2019

LETTER: No excuse for tossed cigarette butts

People who throw cigarette butts out of vehicle windows are worse than…

  • Jul 4, 2019

LETTER: Older Canadians bear responsibility for climate change

I support all the motions coming out of the students’ Climate Change…

  • Jul 3, 2019

LETTER: Let horses fulfill their mission

Re: Horses’ well-being should guide decision on carriages. From my perspective, the…

  • Jul 3, 2019

LETTER: Bullcroak on bullfrog claims

I call bullcroak at exaggerated claims about bullfrogs. READ ALSO: Small crews…

  • Jul 3, 2019