Letters

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Denying cycling mileage goes against RDN’s environmental goals

Letter writer flabbergasted RDN voted to deny compensation for those who walk or cycle to meetings

  • Aug 13, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Government hasn’t done enough to protect killer whales’ environment

It will take all of us to get out of this mess we have left for our kids, says letter writer

  • Aug 10, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Web meetings should become the standard

Why are we transporting people when we really only need to transport ideas, asks letter writer

  • Aug 10, 2019
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Fake gun incident troubling

Letter writer wonders what outcome might have been had circumstances been different

  • Aug 8, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Highway at Cathedral Grove dangerous

Park could use a crossing guard as an interim solution, suggests letter writer

  • Aug 6, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nanaimo hospital filled to capacity

Governments have ignored Nanaimo Regional General Hospital over the years, says letter writer

  • Aug 5, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Students’ environmental efforts encouraging

Letter writers hope youths don’t wait for older generation to sort out the problems

  • Aug 4, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Make a difference to those who need it most

Letter writer attended a service ‘for another of our lost souls in Nanaimo’

  • Aug 1, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Action isn’t being taken in regards to wire theft

Police can’t or won’t do anything about the rash of wire theft for several reasons, says letter writer

  • Jul 31, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stone Soup can still find a way

Stone Soup fed anybody a hot meal every night of the year, say letter writers

  • Jul 29, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gaps in health care system a reason for homelessness

Crux of the matter lies with access to health services, says letter writer

  • Jul 28, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Intersection making people upset

Letter writer comments on ‘dangerous traffic problem’ at ferry terminal entrance on Front Street

  • Jul 25, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Lower age for B.C. e-bike riders

13-year-old letter writer asks politicians to look at trying to change the law

  • Jul 23, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protection from spills falls short

Letter writer can’t imagine bringing bitumen to our ‘salmon sea’

  • Jul 22, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Fact-check pipe dream

We deserve more transparency now that Trans Mountain is in public hands, says letter writer

  • Jul 20, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Housing and opioid crises the real threats

Letter writer shocked that someone could blame vulnerable citizens for Nanaimo’s tarnished image

  • Jul 20, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: People experiencing homelessness unlucky

Poverty, illness and marginalization don’t equate to decrepitude, says letter writer

  • Jul 17, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Appeal court decision on plastic bags misguided

Province should support municipalities’ efforts to take environmental action, says letter writer

  • Jul 16, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Earth’s population hastening climate chaos

Encourage one-child families by reducing child tax credits after the first child, says letter writer

  • Jul 15, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Find balance with environment, economy

Reach Paris Agreement targets without burdening Canadian taxpayers, says letter writer

  • Jul 15, 2019