Letters

LETTER: As minister of education, I am making Surrey schools a top priority

We are very committed to reducing the number of portables and to make sure our children are learning in proper classrooms.

  • Sep 8, 2017

LETTER: My 15-point plan to tackle Surrey crime

‘I live in the heart of Surrey City Centre and one of my biggest concerns is crime’

  • Sep 6, 2017

LETTERS: Gill’s dehumanizing talk of ‘tough love’ shows where Surrey’s priorities lie

Tom Gill taking heat after he said the city was going to start treating people on the Strip with ‘tough love.’

  • Sep 5, 2017
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Surrey RCMP opens its doors to the public
Accessible playground coming to Surrey park
Video captures violence and chaos in Surrey neighbourhood
Surrey alzheimer centre celebrates therapy pig's first birthday

Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

  • Sep 2, 2017

LETTER: Put wanna-be gangsters on deserted island and let them go at it. Crisis solved.

Also, families of victims must provide information to police. They are not doing any favours by protecting and hiding them.

  • Aug 31, 2017

Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

  • Aug 31, 2017

Killing bears, one way or another

B.C. hunters speak out about grizzly hunt, wildlife management

  • Aug 23, 2017

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 1, 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 31, 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 26, 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 21, 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 19, 2017

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 19, 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 12, 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 12, 2017

LETTERS: Trees a part of our future, too

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

  • Jun 21, 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 20, 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 12, 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 6, 2017