Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Big spill may come, small spills happening every day

All kinds of harmful materials are going down the drains, says letter writer

  • Sep 17, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Machleary proposal would alter Old City

Density of proposed development very different from what’s currently allowed, notes letter writer

  • Sep 17, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Land commission should have supported Nanoose eatery

Letter writers weigh in on closure of Rusted Rake Farm café

  • Sep 14, 2019
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There’s a climate emergency – let’s act like it

We are facing climate collapse and ecological breakdown, says letter writer

  • Sep 11, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Residents deserve to have their downtown back

When is something going to change, asks letter writer

  • Sep 8, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Unwanted pipeline violates treaty rights

TMX trying to build a pipeline to ship a product the world does not want, says letter writer

  • Sep 7, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Senior-friendly city includes better bus service

Bus stops a half-hour walk away don’t get seniors out of their cars, says letter writer

  • Sep 3, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Climate must be election issue

Letter writer hopes for environment-focused leaders’ debate

  • Sep 2, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: End war on drugs in Canada

Make drugs available to anyone who wants them for free, says letter writer

  • Aug 31, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Explanation for waste pickup problem doesn’t cut it

Blaming delayed garbage pickup on ‘unexpected growth’ seems questionable, says letter writer

  • Aug 31, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Remembering, celebrating war are not the same

Snowbird was designed specifically as a training aircraft, notes retired air force major

  • Aug 26, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Plastic packaging proliferates

Plastic bags a small percentage of an excessive amount of plastic being used, notes letter writer

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Snowbirds put on a show, not a military exercise

Letter writer responds to a letter that questioned the idea of celebrating militarism

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Earth is burdened by sins of mankind

The lake of fire is worse than any global warming scenario, says letter writer

  • Aug 23, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Recycling information missing

Closure of Nanaimo Recycling Exchange being felt, says letter writer

  • Aug 23, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protest misleading pricing

Not all of us want or can afford to buy in multiples to get a lower price, says letter writer

  • Aug 21, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Addiction, homelessness response isn’t working

Elected officials need to be willing to try something else, says letter writer

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Snowbirds’ militarism shouldn’t be celebrated

The public has accepted this military demonstration team as benign entertainment, says letter writer

  • Aug 19, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Cassidy can’t support airport development

Environmental assessment needed on land overtop of aquifer, says letter writer

  • Aug 18, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nanaimo’s ex-CAO says she’s being targeted

Tracy Samra says release of confidential information was meant to damage her reputation

  • Aug 15, 2019