Letters

LETTER: More compassion for those who are suffering, please

Those of us who have a voice have a duty to speak up against the abuse of those who don’t

LETTER: I guess Surrey’s mayor forgot important points about Hawthorne Park

The letter from Surrey Mayor Linda Hepner is not only “mis-information,” it conveys an inaccurate city master plan for Hawthorne Rotary Park.

  • Aug 1st, 2017

LETTER FROM SURREY MAYOR: Misinformation about Hawthorne Park road plans

‘I would like to dispel some of the misinformation that has been circulating,’ writes Mayor Hepner

  • Jul 31st, 2017

LETTER: Fletcher grossly misinformed on real root cause of B.C.’s wildfire issue

Carbon taxes don’t need to grow government coffers

  • Jul 26th, 2017

LETTER: White Rock should consider returning to the folds of a progressive Surrey

I believe White Rock’s 60-year ‘experiment’ at independence has run its course.

  • Jul 21st, 2017

LETTER: Aging Pattullo Bridge urgently needs to be replaced

As TransLink CEO, I can tell you our replacement bridge has been designed – and it’s ready to go.

  • Jul 19th, 2017
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          LETTER: Cloverdale couple earns kudos for cleanup

          Normally, I send in negative comments on how filthy Cloverdale Athletics Park is left after an event or weekend – but today is different.

          • Jul 19th, 2017

          LETTERS: Sybil’s tree campaign in Surrey is admirable

          Keep up the good work, Sybil. It’s pretty hard to beat city hall.

          • Jul 12th, 2017

          LETTER: After years of gang shootings, now Surrey mayor is furious? Please.

          Common sense tells me Linda Hepner is not capable of dealing with the city’s gang violence.

          • Jul 12th, 2017

          LETTERS: Trees a part of our future, too

          SHS advocates the importance of items of historical significance, including in the ‘natural’ category

          • Jun 21st, 2017

          LETTER: If this ugly concrete sign represents Surrey’s future, God help us all

          What in heaven’s name is city council thinking to allow such a desecration?

          • Jun 20th, 2017

          LETTER: Surrey, it’s time to take our homes, businesses, streets and parks back

          After reading all the letters about Surrey, my first thought was to defend my home city. But people are speaking the truth.

          • Jun 12th, 2017

          LETTER: Don’t give Surrey’s addicts drugs – hold them accountable for ruining our communities

          Many people in our communities can’t even afford to buy their own medications for diseases – and they weren’t given a choice if they wanted it or not.

          • Jun 6th, 2017

          LETTER: When it comes to Surrey’s addicts, don’t confuse complacency with safety

          While addicts are people and have rights, so do all the other people in the area have the right to a neighbourhood that is clean, free of open drug dealing, with sidewalks and lit streets.

          • May 31st, 2017

          LETTER: Surrey’s addicts are holding our communities hostage

          I am outraged that we can’t let our children play outside in our yards – or in a public playground – because they may get hurt by some drug addict’s used drug paraphernalia or their excrement.

          • May 31st, 2017

          LETTER: Now, wait just a minute – I love living in Whalley

          As someone who lives in Whalley, letters like the one I just read in the Now-Leader misrepresent my amazing neighbourhood.

          • May 18th, 2017

          LETTER: I gave Surrey a second chance – what a big mistake

          I left Surrey in 2001 because of the huge number of problems. I hate to say it but I’m going to leave again – as soon as possible. This place is even worse than when I left.

          • May 16th, 2017

          LETTERS: Felling of trees in Surrey has me frustrated and discouraged

          Open letter to the mayor and council of Surrey. I am heartbroken.

          • May 11th, 2017

          LETTER: Simpson’s column on Vancouver’s Trump Tower ‘protest’ was refreshing, unexpected

          It was great to see a journalist actually recounting the ridiculous nature of these Trump Tower protesters

          • Mar 8th, 2017