Letters

LETTER: Minimum wage may not be a comfortable living wage, but it is a start

I have been listening with interest to comments and concerns regarding increase to minimum wage.

  • Aug 19th, 2017

LETTER: Bring back photo radar

I saw the positive effects of this in Edmonton, when the new ring freeway was completed

  • Aug 18th, 2017

LETTER: Ag land lost, future jobs lost

City of Abbotsford is proposing to change agricultural land into industrial land …

  • Jul 27th, 2017

LETTER: Delivering our own garbage

No fun taking recyclables to four different locations

  • Jul 27th, 2017

LETTER: Don’t expect government to act reasonably

Nothing happens in a vacuum, proven once more by the intersection of two front-page stories

  • May 26th, 2017

LETTER: Paying their kindness forward

Kind act in restaurant made our day

  • May 26th, 2017
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      LETTER: Editorial point not supported by facts

      May 12 editorial makes a point not supported by the facts

      • May 25th, 2017

      LETTER: Don’t paint all students with the same brush

      In regards to Leonard Remple letter to the editor in The News

      • May 5th, 2017

      LETTER: Butting out is the right decision

      Commending pending decision of city council to prohibit smoking of all kinds in park

      • May 5th, 2017

      LETTER: Rethink Beaver Street plan

      I could not believe what I read in the paper saying Beaver Street was going to get a sidewalk

      • May 5th, 2017

      LETTER: Need strict rules for LNG go-ahead

      I’d like to support LNG, because I hope that it will replace coal

      • May 4th, 2017

      LETTER: Silence is golden

      Many people in Abbotsford are looking forward to implementation of new noise bylaw

      • May 4th, 2017

      Letter: ‘Province illegally stripped contracts’

      Tom Fletcher has once again decided to take a dig at teachers, this time in an attempt to sway voters.

      • Apr 29th, 2017

      Letters: Trains through Pitt ‘lay on those horns’

      I agree with Marilyn Cowie when she says that these are not “whistles” but “blasts.”

      • Apr 29th, 2017

      LETTER: Excessive tax charged on natural gas

      Concerned about the carbon tax

      • Apr 29th, 2017

      LETTER: Someone to speak up for Christians

      Pleased to see that the Christian Heritage Party is running candidates in Abbotsford

      • Apr 28th, 2017

      LETTER: Little sympathy for student debt loads

      Why is there so little sympathy for student debt?

      • Apr 28th, 2017

      LETTER: City has better things to do

      Concerned with the city’s ‘new’ recycling program

      • Apr 28th, 2017

      LETTER: Don’t need recycling with so many rules

      Decision to become part of the recycle BC program places an added burden to taxpayers

      • Apr 28th, 2017

      LETTER: B.C. should be concerned about the NDP’s Leap Manifesto

      Abbotsford voters deserve to know where John Horgan stands

      • Apr 19th, 2017