Editorials

OUR VIEW: Surrey councillor’s liquor store pitch is pathetic

On a council that says no to cannabis shops and ride-hailing, Nagra thinks we need more booze stores

  • Oct 16, 2019

OUR VIEW: Surrey RCMP winners stir pride at Police Officer of the Year awards

It’s been a tumultuous time for local Mounties, but recent city politics hasn’t diluted their commitment

  • Oct 11, 2019

OUR VIEW: You’re there to vote, not selfie

In fact, taking a selfie while you’re voting is illegal under the Canada Elections Act

  • Oct 9, 2019

OUR VIEW: Surrey woman right to voice accessibility concerns

It’s important for able-bodied people to remember those who can’t move as freely in this city

  • Oct 3, 2019

OUR VIEW: Mayor’s shot at Surrey Mounties uncalled for

The person responsible for Saturday’s fatal shooting in Clayton is the person who pulled the trigger

  • Sep 30, 2019

OUR VIEW: Adults must step up in fight against climate change

The lives of future generations may well depend on our immediate response to this looming crisis

  • Sep 24, 2019
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OUR VIEW: Be wary of politicians who dig up rival’s social media past

Public should certainly know about serious mistakes but motives in such cases are often questionable

  • Sep 17, 2019

OUR VIEW: Surrey mayor still swimming against that ride-hailing current

The provincial government has told him, essentially, ride-hailing is coming like it or not

  • Sep 12, 2019

OUR VIEW: Young adults in B.C. need a financial break

Young people get a rude introduction into adult life here in B.C. with high cost of living

  • Sep 10, 2019

OUR VIEW: Province must ensure transparency in Surrey’s policing transition

It’s good news that a higher level of government will now oversee plan

  • Aug 26, 2019

OUR VIEW: Trudeau must apologize for SNC-Lavalin debacle

Prime minister says sorry for everything else but is full of excuses about scandal

  • Aug 21, 2019

OUR VIEW: Speed cameras are troubling

New provincial government program eventually will see eight cameras installed in Surrey and Delta

  • Jul 31, 2019

OUR VIEW: Positivity abounds in Surrey

It’s so important to remember the good that’s seen and done in this community

  • Jul 30, 2019

OUR VIEW: Committee’s exclusions a waste of Surrey public safety expertise

Surrey’s mayor has ignored experience for expediency

  • Jul 24, 2019

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s festivals are world-class

Surrey should well be proud to be home to these outstanding events

  • Jul 23, 2019

OUR VIEW: Sometimes, Surrey, it’s hard not to get riled by rules

Imagine life without rules. We wouldn’t have to pay taxes, or eat our broccoli

  • Jul 18, 2019

OUR VIEW: Denying delegations is not what Surrey council was elected to do

To be an elected official is to be a servant, not a censor

  • Jul 16, 2019

OUR VIEW: Check your smoke alarm today, Surrey

Early warning is a critical component to any sound escape plan

  • Jul 9, 2019

OUR VIEW: Farnworth must stay the course in reviewing Surrey policing plan

Future of policing in Surrey far too big a deal for politicians to bend to cheap election threats

  • Jul 4, 2019

EDITORIAL: Trees a hot-button issue

When trees come down on the Semiahmoo Peninsula, people are going to ask questions.