Letters

LETTER: Money spent on Delta highways should be used to restore Burns Bog

Don DeMille argues there's more value in restoring the bog than there is shaving a few minutes of people's commutes.

  • Mar 17th, 2017

LETTER: BC Liberals using Delta transition house to get votes

Reader R. Humphreys finds the timing of, and circumstances surrounding, the announcement of funding for the transition house suspect.

  • Mar 16th, 2017

LETTER: Government mental health plan good for youth

Angela Giesbrecht of North Delta applauds the B.C. government's recent announcement of a three-year mental health plan.

  • Mar 6th, 2017
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          LETTER: Human-caused climate change isn’t ‘propaganda’

          Laura Sacks takes umbrage with Black Press columnist Tom Fletcher's piece “Voters Guide to Carbon Taxes.”

          • Feb 17th, 2017

          LETTER: ‘Business as usual’ is not enough

          Rev. Cari Copeman-Haynes of North Delta's Crossroads United Church calls on Canadians to defend the freedoms of those most vulnerable.

          • Feb 3rd, 2017

          LETTER: Real Estate Council’s definition of latent defect should apply if Sunshine Village rezoned

          Reader Gary Swartz responds to another reader's letter regarding the proposed rezoning of Sunshine Village.

          • Feb 3rd, 2017

          LETTER: Answering questions about Sunshine Village mega-homes

          Richard Hobbs answers some of the questions posed in another reader's letter regarding the proposed rezoning of Sunshine Village.

          • Jan 27th, 2017

          LETTER: Sunshine Village rezoning would make every house a ‘mega-home’

          Sunshine Village resident Gary Swartz argues against the proposed rezoning of the neighbourhood, warning of its potential consequences.

          • Jan 20th, 2017

          LETTER: The Corporation of Delta needs to do more about icy roads and sidewalks

          North Delta resident Greg Brown takes exception to the pace with which streets in the community are being cleared of ice and snow.

          • Jan 6th, 2017

          LETTER: Misinformation about Woodfibre LNG needs correcting

          Jennifer Siddon, senior manager of corporate communications for Woodfibre LNG Limited, sets the record straight about the project.

          • Dec 1st, 2016

          LETTER: Public sector management ceded to unions

          Fred McCreath of White Rock argues the Supreme Court of Canada went too far in its ruling in favour of the B.C. Teachers' Federation.

          • Nov 24th, 2016

          LETTER: Benefits of Woodfibre LNG overblown

          Larry Miller says Woodfibre LNG will cost more money than it makes.

          • Nov 24th, 2016

          LETTERS: Deltans weigh in on proposed Casino

          Readers react to the recent news that the BCLC has chosen Delta as the site for a new gaming facility in the South of Fraser region.

          • Nov 18th, 2016

          LETTER: We ought to feel guilty as we remember the fallen

          Reader Don DeMille writes that we should feel guilty as well as grateful for the sacrifices made by so many.

          • Nov 18th, 2016

          LETTER: Coyotes are here to stay, so get used to them.

          Terry Taylor says coyotes are here to stay so North Deltans like Jimmy ("Coyotes pose a real danger," NDR No. 15, Oct. 13) need to accept it

          • Oct 28th, 2016

          LETTERS: On oil tankers, fuel barges and cruise ships

          Readers from Bella Bella to Victoria respond to Tom Fletcher's column on reaction to the sinking of a tugboat on B.C.'s Central Coast

          • Oct 25th, 2016

          LETTER: Coyotes pose a real danger to Delta’s children and pets

          North Delta resident Jimmy urges the Corporation of Delta to do something about all the coyotes running around town.

          • Oct 13th, 2016

          LETTER: Trees along Nordel Way a bad idea

          Allan Woodbury says the trees planted along NorDel Way will cause more lane closures down the line.

          • Oct 13th, 2016