Letters

B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

With every fiber of my being as his mother, I have stood resolutely, phone in hand, and said No, I cannot help you with that.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

LETTER: House size caps should be removed for all Delta communities

“Bylaws like housing caps may have served a purpose in the past, but need to be updated now.”

  • Feb 17th, 2018

Delta residents weigh in on proposed zoning bylaw

Changes to rules governing secondary suites and parking have some readers fired up

  • Feb 8th, 2018

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6th, 2018

LETTER: Delta casino shouldn’t trump tennis courts

The proposed casino at the Delta Town & Country Inn would be taking away Delta’s only indoor court

  • Feb 4th, 2018

LETTER: Without a doubt, LRT is the best system for Surrey

Surrey Board of Trade CEO makes case for light rail in a letter to Mayors’ Council chair Derek Corrigan

  • Jan 23rd, 2018
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LETTER: Gut-wrenching cancer column made this 67-year-old want to do better in life

Keven Drews’ story inspired me to embrace my life, love my kids and grandkids a little more

  • Jan 19th, 2018

Carpet bowlers have been excluded from BC 55+ Games and Canada 55+ Games

Gold medal carpet bowling winners not able to defend their titles in 2018

  • Jan 18th, 2018

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12th, 2018

LETTER: Proposed TransLink development cost charge ’carefully researched’

TransLink vice-president Geoff Cross responds to Delta staff calling development charges a ‘hard sell’

  • Jan 12th, 2018

LETTER: Your member of Parliament is here to help

Delta MP Carla Qualtrough encourages her constituents to visit her office when they need help

  • Jan 12th, 2018

LETTER: ‘Band-Aid solution’ for Alex Fraser could have been avoided

North Delta resident Sven Stefanov says better planning could help avoid costly road projects

  • Jan 5th, 2018

LETTER: Track upgrades a four-way conversation

Delta School Board chair Laura Dixon provides update on upgrades to Delta track facilities

  • Dec 15th, 2017

LETTER: Track upgrade is a matter of political will

North Delta teacher and coach Gary Sandhu takes issue with Mayor Jackson’s letter re: track upgrades

  • Dec 15th, 2017

LETTER: Proportional representation makes votes count

Fair Vote Canada representative responds to Tom Fletcher column

  • Dec 12th, 2017

LETTER: Proposed North Delta highrise not right for community

Proposal “is not just a small variance from the approved area plan, but a significant departure.”

  • Dec 8th, 2017

LETTER: Tracks upgrade up to Delta School District

Mayor Lois Jackson writes to clarify that school track upgrades are outside of City’s jurisdiction

  • Dec 8th, 2017

LETTER: I’m voting ‘yes’ to electoral reform

Tom Fletcher defends corporate-backed B.C. Liberals

  • Dec 7th, 2017

COLUMN: Violence against women concerns everyone

CFUW North Delta/Surrey calls for raised awareness and steps to end violence against women and girls

  • Dec 7th, 2017

LETTER: Councillor says Surrey made informed decision about Hawthorne Park

‘Sometimes, making the right decisions to move the City forward in the right direction means being ready to make not the popular decisions but the informed ones’

  • Dec 1st, 2017