Letters

DAVID BLACK: Private citizens step up to cover potential Commonwealth Games cost overruns

Budgeting done conservatively; province, Greater Victoria municipalities would receive new revenues

  • Sep 7th, 2017
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DAVID BLACK: Greater Victoria’s 2022 Games bid fine-tuned, still alive

Reworked plan to be unveiled at home in advance of Commonwealth Games Federation submission

  • Sep 5th, 2017

LETTER: More research needed for grizzly hunt column

Colwood resident speaks against the grizzly hunt

  • Sep 3rd, 2017

Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

  • Sep 2nd, 2017

Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

  • Aug 31st, 2017

LETTER: Parenting advice not asked for, welcomed in restaurant

Family restaurant should be a place for all members of the family

  • Aug 30th, 2017

Victoria building developers cater to upper-end renters, buyers

City’s moderate wage earners being shut out of housing market

  • Aug 29th, 2017

Backyard chicken pen brings rats to Victoria neighbourhood

Neighbour resents having to spend money for someone else’s problem

  • Aug 29th, 2017

LETTER: No respect for others on local roads

A Highlands resident expresses her concerns about Millstream Road

  • Aug 27th, 2017

Killing bears, one way or another

B.C. hunters speak out about grizzly hunt, wildlife management

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

Victoria 2022 bid committee chair offers costs/benefits of hosting Commonwealth Games

David Black says there’s never been a better time to leverage government funding for local projects

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

Time not right for a Games bid for Victoria, tax watchdog says

Stan Bartlett wants more community input before area taxpayers asked to pay for Games

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

Island Health message in editorial makes little sense to News reader

Victoria News piece seems to condone drug use

  • Aug 15th, 2017

LETTER: View Royal mayor says Christie Point decision was the hardest he’s had to make

David Screech offers some clarity on council’s process

  • Aug 11th, 2017

LETTER: Here’s some suggestions for an emergency grab and go bag

Preparing for the worst is never a bad idea

  • Aug 8th, 2017

LETTER: Juan de Fuca arts society has big plans

More work needs to be done to keep the arts culture alive and well on the West Shore

  • Aug 2nd, 2017