Letters

LETTER: Too much dead wood at city hall

LETTER: Too much dead wood at city hall

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

  • Aug 15, 2020
LETTER: Too much dead wood at city hall
The Sir John A. Macdonald statue is removed from Victoria’s City Hall. (Black Press Media file photo)

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
The Sir John A. Macdonald statue is removed from Victoria’s City Hall. (Black Press Media file photo)
LETTER: Victoria needs homeless task force

LETTER: Victoria needs homeless task force

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

  • Aug 14, 2020
LETTER: Victoria needs homeless task force
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LETTER: Shelter would change neighbourhood’s character

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 change neighbourhood’s character
LETTER: Shelter would bring more problems than Oak Bay can handle

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: Shelter would bring more problems than Oak Bay can handle
LETTER: Keep Ocean Boulevard closed

LETTER: Keep Ocean Boulevard closed

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

  • Aug 9, 2020
LETTER: Keep Ocean Boulevard closed

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

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
LETTER: North Saanich should honour terms of land donation
LETTER: Piece of Saanich heritage in peril

LETTER: Piece of Saanich heritage in peril

Neighbours are very upset with the subdivision application for the Rogers’ farm…

  • Aug 8, 2020
LETTER: Piece of Saanich heritage in peril
LETTER: Make Ribfest a drive-thru event

LETTER: Make Ribfest a drive-thru event

It seems such a shame that yet another annual event has fallen…

  • Aug 8, 2020
LETTER: Make Ribfest a drive-thru event
LETTER: Food trucks a challenge for social distancing

LETTER: Food trucks a challenge for social distancing

Hats off to Langford council for hiring additional bylaw officers to ensure…

  • Aug 8, 2020
LETTER: Food trucks a challenge for social distancing
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LETTERS: It’s 2020, time for livestreaming of council meetings in Langford

With the recent adoption of livestreaming in the Town of View Royal,…

  • Aug 7, 2020
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LETTERS: Colwood council ignores public’s wishes

A survey was completed that overwhelmingly resulted in citizens stating that they…

  • Aug 3, 2020
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John Arnett tribute appreciated

John Arnett tribute appreciated

Reader says former Mirror publisher new the difference between ‘fact’ and ‘opinion’

  • Aug 3, 2020
John Arnett tribute appreciated
No silver bullet to defeat COVID-19

No silver bullet to defeat COVID-19

Reader says we should take the advice of WHO director-general

  • Aug 3, 2020
No silver bullet to defeat COVID-19
LETTERS: Transit needs help from government

LETTERS: Transit needs help from government

I am a senior and really value BC Transit where I live…

  • Aug 3, 2020
LETTERS: Transit needs help from government
LETTERS: West Shore Mountie should have been found at fault in collision

LETTERS: West Shore Mountie should have been found at fault in collision

Re: RCMP officer cleared of wrongdoing in serious collision with cyclist in…

  • Aug 2, 2020
LETTERS: West Shore Mountie should have been found at fault in collision
LETTERS: Oak Bay should embrace alternative transportation options

LETTERS: Oak Bay should embrace alternative transportation options

As we continue to pussy-foot around the greatest threat to life on…

  • Aug 2, 2020
LETTERS: Oak Bay should embrace alternative transportation options
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Increasing use, not cyclists, taking toll on Victoria trails

Re: Letters: Offroad biking trails put natural areas at risk (July 23).…

  • Aug 2, 2020
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LETTERS: Development devastating Ten Mile Point’s natural environment

LETTERS: Development devastating Ten Mile Point’s natural environment

Environmental devastation of Ten Mile Point a sign of the times? It…

  • Aug 1, 2020
LETTERS: Development devastating Ten Mile Point’s natural environment