Letters

LETTER: Candidates should weigh-in on house size limits

Rick Hobbs would like to hear what mayor and council candidates have to say on the issue

  • Sep 7, 2018

LETTER: Council needs to do more to protect trees

Barb Jackson is concerned about the size and quality of North Delta’s tree cover

  • Sep 7, 2018

Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge

It is patently obvious that B.C. is in a crisis situation relative to wildfire control

  • Aug 25, 2018
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LETTER: I’m sick of seeing trash everywhere I go in Surrey

Reader says he sees garbage on roads, garbage on sidewalks, garbage in parks and garbage at schools

  • Aug 21, 2018

LETTERS: Doctors speak out on surgical wait times for B.C. patients

‘Governments know they will lose private clinic lawsuit’

  • Aug 15, 2018

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16, 2018

LETTER: Things back on track at Kennedy Seniors Centre café

After troubles with menu and food quality, the Kennedy Society’s president says it’s looking up

  • Jul 15, 2018

LETTER: Cafeteria woes drive North Delta seniors away

When the cafeteria left the Kennedy Seniors Recreation Centre, so did some of the seniors

  • Jun 14, 2018

LETTER: ‘Golden handshake’ not right for Delta council

“To complain, once elected, that the compensation … is inadequate is at least a little bit disingenuous”

  • Jun 14, 2018

LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

B.C.’s current party system offers more conflict, fewer solutions

B.C. Grade 8 student pens letter to premier on residential schools

Terrace teen writes current school curriculum underplays past violations of basic human rights

  • May 2, 2018

LETTER: Self-driving technology should not be allowed on our roads

“I personally refuse to share the roads with driver-less cars, in whatever form they take.”

  • Apr 22, 2018

Equality, Indigenous equality

Letter from chiefs applauds efforts being made with federal budget

  • Mar 26, 2018

LETTERS: Two views of oil pipeline protests

U.S. and other petroleum-rich countries aren’t cutting production

‘Dream big’ to improve Delta’s sports facilities, says Delta MP

“My call to you is that we all work together to take Delta to the next level.”

  • Mar 17, 2018

LETTER: It wasn’t the silver medal that let us down in Olympic hockey game

‘It isn’t whether you win or lose – it’s how you play the game.’

  • Mar 1, 2018

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 23, 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 17, 2018

Delta residents weigh in on proposed zoning bylaw

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

  • Feb 8, 2018