Letters

LETTER: Council must consider health effects of cannabis

LETTER: Council must consider health effects of cannabis

Sidney reviewing application for cannabis retailer on Beacon Avenue

  • Aug 28, 2020
LETTER: Council must consider health effects of cannabis
LETTER: Bringing barricades to paradise

LETTER: Bringing barricades to paradise

Imagine what would happen if the City of Victoria placed barricades in…

  • Aug 23, 2020
LETTER: Bringing barricades to paradise
LETTER: Disappointed in Queen

LETTER: Disappointed in Queen

Like many people I used to believe that my duty was to…

  • Aug 23, 2020
LETTER: Disappointed in Queen
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LETTERS: Bike lanes a welcome addition

LETTERS: Bike lanes a welcome addition

Ken McKay’s letter to the editor in the Aug. 13 Victoria News,…

  • Aug 23, 2020
LETTERS: Bike lanes a welcome addition
LETTER: Food trucks welcome at lagoon

LETTER: Food trucks welcome at lagoon

I’d like to add my comments to M. Eastman’s letter regarding food…

  • Aug 23, 2020
LETTER: Food trucks welcome at lagoon
LETTER: Joggers defy social distancing

LETTER: Joggers defy social distancing

In these peculiar days of distance, with masks and heightened social courtesy…

  • Aug 22, 2020
LETTER: Joggers defy social distancing
LETTER: Keep planes out of Inner Harbour

LETTER: Keep planes out of Inner Harbour

In the July 30 edition of the Victoria News, I read about…

  • Aug 22, 2020
LETTER: Keep planes out of Inner Harbour
LETTER: Cycling not the answer to reducing carbon footprint

LETTER: Cycling not the answer to reducing carbon footprint

As a fellow senior, I feel duty bound to speak out against…

  • Aug 22, 2020
LETTER: Cycling not the answer to reducing carbon footprint
LETTER: Time to stop old-growth logging

LETTER: Time to stop old-growth logging

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

  • Aug 21, 2020
LETTER: Time to stop old-growth logging
LETTER: Volunteer firefighter comes to the rescue

LETTER: Volunteer firefighter comes to the rescue

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

  • Aug 21, 2020
LETTER: Volunteer firefighter comes to the rescue
LETTER: Sidney performance draws applause

LETTER: Sidney performance draws applause

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

  • Aug 20, 2020
LETTER: Sidney performance draws applause
LETTER: Time to stop old-growth logging

LETTER: Time to stop old-growth logging

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

  • Aug 20, 2020
LETTER: Time to stop old-growth logging
Virus has a lot to answer for

Virus has a lot to answer for

Mixed ideas on COVID policy confuses reader

  • Aug 19, 2020
Virus has a lot to answer for
LETTER: Thanks to Saanich parks workers

LETTER: Thanks to Saanich parks workers

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

  • Aug 17, 2020
LETTER: Thanks to Saanich parks workers
LETTER: Parks are for people, not cars

LETTER: Parks are for people, not cars

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

  • Aug 17, 2020
LETTER: Parks are for people, not cars
LETTER: Closure diverts traffic through school zones

LETTER: Closure diverts traffic through school zones

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

  • Aug 16, 2020
LETTER: Closure diverts traffic through school zones
LETTER: Notices remain too long on power poles

LETTER: Notices remain too long on power poles

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

  • Aug 16, 2020
LETTER: Notices remain too long on power poles
LETTER: Speeding vehicles a hazard on Lagoon Road

LETTER: Speeding vehicles a hazard on Lagoon Road

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

  • Aug 16, 2020
LETTER: Speeding vehicles a hazard on Lagoon Road
LETTER: Squirrels driving gardener nuts

LETTER: Squirrels driving gardener nuts

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

  • Aug 16, 2020
LETTER: Squirrels driving gardener nuts
LETTER: Safe supply a solution to overdose crisis

LETTER: Safe supply a solution to overdose crisis

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

  • Aug 15, 2020
LETTER: Safe supply a solution to overdose crisis