Letters

LETTER: Surrey should vote only for politicians who protect trees

“I have been shocked to observe widespread devastation of trees on both public and private land.”

  • Nov 8, 2017

LETTER: First Nations defending their waters

Response to Tom Fletcher from salmon farm occupiers

  • Nov 6, 2017

LETTER: Surrey dove release is healing after heartbreak

“I encourage anyone experiencing loss, to attend this year’s Dove Release Ceremony on Sunday.”

  • Nov 2, 2017
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Surrey RCMP opens its doors to the public
Accessible playground coming to Surrey park
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LETTER: Homelessness column set an angry tone

Fletcher sought to downplay efforts of compassionate community members to justify support for the angry

  • Oct 31, 2017

LETTER: Light rail is the worst decision Surrey can make

Surrey is an overdeveloped city with a serious lack of services and LRT will only make it worse

  • Oct 28, 2017

LETTERS: Surrey students agree – LGBTQ lessons belong in schools

Social justice students at Fraser Heights Secondary say they are disappointed in critics’ reactions

  • Oct 26, 2017

LETTER: City of Surrey clearly cares little for homeless people on the Strip

Rather, its prime concern is the “health” of economic development and the “safety” of businesses

  • Oct 24, 2017

Liabilities of a rapacious industry

Although climate change is a reality, our reliance on it to shrug off certain environmental changes is often overdone.

  • Oct 19, 2017

LETTER: Your front page Halloween photo was disgusting

Is there not enough gore in real world without having to post something as ugly on your front page?

  • Oct 18, 2017

LETTER: Surrey dad’s fight for speed humps hits home

Reader thanks James Perry for being persistent in getting speed humps installed in his neighbourhood

  • Oct 17, 2017

LETTER: Cartoonist is wrong – Trudeau is more of a turkey than Trump

Reader finds it “disgusting” how cartoonist refers to U.S. president as a 250-pound turkey

  • Oct 17, 2017

LETTER: Millennials are fed up with climate dismissives

Alyssa Taburiaux argues the connection between hurricanes and global warming shouldn’t be downplayed

  • Oct 13, 2017

LETTERS: Readers say story about sexual orientation in schools was fair, balanced

What do you think? Email your thoughts on this divisive issue to edit@surreynowleader.com

  • Oct 12, 2017

LETTER: Highrise goes against Delta’s area plan

Proposed project at Scott Road and 75A Avenue has Streemkeeper Deborah Jones worried

  • Oct 6, 2017

LETTER: Scientific consensus favours human-caused warming

Sierra Club B.C. campaigner responds to Tom Fletcher column

  • Oct 5, 2017

LETTER: Surrey’s medical responders and RCMP were amazing in tragic situation

When I found a dead body in park, their professionalism, resolve and dedication were clear to see

  • Oct 3, 2017

LETTER: Surrey is a dump and I can’t wait to get out of here

‘City council should be ashamed of themselves,’ a clearly frustrated resident vents

  • Sep 26, 2017

LETTER: Major changes needed to combat distracted driving

“Without some kind of forward thinking, where will our system be in five or 10 years?”

  • Sep 15, 2017

LETTER: Surrey’s ho-hum approach has created parking hell in Clayton

The city must take a no-nonsense approach to fix it. After 12 years of non-enforcement, it’s time to get tough.

  • Sep 14, 2017