Letters

LETTER: Time to stop old-growth logging

It is so exciting to see that a few courageous selfless caring…

  • Aug 21, 2020

LETTER: Volunteer firefighter comes to the rescue

I am writing to express my sincere thanks to Capt. Ben Patterson…

  • Aug 21, 2020

LETTER: Sidney performance draws applause

On Saturday evening I went to hear Valdy at the Mary Winspear…

  • Aug 20, 2020
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LETTER: Time to stop old-growth logging

It is so exciting to see that a few courageous selfless caring…

  • Aug 20, 2020

Virus has a lot to answer for

Mixed ideas on COVID policy confuses reader

  • Aug 19, 2020

LETTER: Thanks to Saanich parks workers

I want to thank the Saanich employees who have been doing a…

  • Aug 17, 2020

LETTER: Parks are for people, not cars

I would like to say how very much I and others are…

  • Aug 17, 2020

LETTER: Closure diverts traffic through school zones

I live in the Lagoon neighbourhood and would like to voice my…

  • Aug 16, 2020

LETTER: Notices remain too long on power poles

On my walks in the morning, I have always noticed notices of…

  • Aug 16, 2020

LETTER: Speeding vehicles a hazard on Lagoon Road

Ocean Boulevard should reopen but only after mitigation issues are addressed. As…

  • Aug 16, 2020

LETTER: Squirrels driving gardener nuts

This year I decided to do my potted patio garden with more…

  • Aug 16, 2020

LETTER: Safe supply a solution to overdose crisis

In the days that followed the overwhelming feelings of grief and shock,…

  • Aug 15, 2020

LETTER: Too much dead wood at city hall

The news mentioned that the mayor and council for the City of…

  • Aug 15, 2020

LETTER: It’s time to find new home for John A. Macdonald statue

Why wait to relocate Sir John A. Macdonald? Before first light on…

  • Aug 15, 2020

LETTER: Victoria needs homeless task force

Mayor Lisa Helps and her council must get out of the homeless…

  • Aug 14, 2020

LETTER: Shelter would change neighbourhood’s character

I am writing to express concern about the possibility of the Oak…

  • Aug 14, 2020

LETTER: Shelter would bring more problems than Oak Bay can handle

We are a family of four who live in very close proximity…

  • Aug 13, 2020

LETTER: Keep Ocean Boulevard closed

There have been a number of letters bemoaning the closing of Ocean…

  • Aug 9, 2020

LETTERS: Visitors should be treated with respect

I’d like to address Premier Horgan’s comments regarding those in B.C. whose…

  • Aug 9, 2020

LETTER: North Saanich should honour terms of land donation

I read with interest your recent story on 95-year-old North Saanich resident…

  • Aug 9, 2020