Letters

Take action at main intersection

So here we are now with a large hole at our main intersection

  • Apr 25th, 2017

City council could use a refresher course on communication

My letter concerns city council and some of the disrespectful behaviour that has been surfacing

  • Apr 24th, 2017

Island and mainland are in this together

Even though I don’t live on the mainland, my taxes have helped pay for the projects there

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Automated trash pickup will pose problems

I picture myself trying to wrestle a heavy wheeled cart up my steps each week

  • Apr 19th, 2017

Nanaimo a Luddite capital

SquareOne never had a chance in the great struggle for resources

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Environmental protection should be election issue

Civilizations have collapsed when unsustainable practices clashed with climate changes

  • Apr 17th, 2017
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Equine therapy with the War Horse Awareness Foundation
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All candidates meet for chamber debate
  • 10 hours ago
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Vinyl treasures found at Nanaimo Record Show
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B.C. Green Party 2017 election platform centres on education
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Affordable housing one way to address homeless crisis

It’s only the tip of a greater problem that will continue to grow and fester

  • Apr 15th, 2017

City is inviting

I have resided in Nanaimo 11 years and find this city to be my favourite by far.

  • Apr 15th, 2017

Council needs a complete refresh

It seems to me this will present an opportunity to make wholesale changes

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Arts centre would serve community well

The site would be an ideal place for an art gallery, concert hall, museum and First Nations exhibit

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Spread the love with crosswalks

Put crosswalks in different subdivisions around Nanaimo

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Nanaimo needs a quay

Why not make the land in question the Nanaimo Quay?

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Automated garbage pickup raises questions

Hopefully the pails have a good track record and problems have been thought through carefully

  • Apr 10th, 2017

Some drugs are harmful, some aren’t

The ignorance of the many ‘experts’ quoted in newspapers about marijuana research is astounding

  • Apr 10th, 2017

Short crossing advantageous

The recent short crossing ferry proposal doesn’t go far enough

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Politicians won’t lead way on climate action

Elected politicians will lag behind the intellect and mood of the populace they are representing

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Foot ferry best way to transport tourists

City councillors have to stop dragging their feet and get the foot passenger ferry running

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Earth Hour’s energy savings cancelled out

B.C. saved 24 megawatt hours of non-polluting electricity during Earth Hour

  • Apr 4th, 2017

Drug dealers need harsher sentences

We need much harsher penalties for those who sell poisonous drugs to our citizens

  • Apr 4th, 2017

Business association grant wasn’t money well-spent

Needless to say, the story is not over and the controversy will continue for a while longer

  • Apr 4th, 2017