Letters

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

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 31, 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 31, 2017
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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 18, 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 16, 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 11, 2017

Letter: Writer won’t be entering his cars in Langley Cruise In this year

Editor: Re: Cruise In move to Aldergrove I don’t remember anyone asking…

  • May 5, 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 8, 2017

LETTER: Winter drivers should pay for not having proper tires

It's outrageous that many drivers don't use proper tires, and worse for those who have no experience driving in winter to be on road.

  • Feb 17, 2017

LETTER: My retirement as MLA only means time for a new adventure

I love the people in our community and I look back at my time serving the residents of Surrey fondly.

  • Jan 19, 2017

LETTER: Transit users in Surrey get cold shoulder when snow falls

Clearing residential streets is important in such a car-dependent community. But so is keeping transit riders safe and uninjured.

  • Jan 12, 2017

LETTER: Guildford pool too cold for Surrey’s older swimmers

Why is the city building speciality pools that are too cold for many to use?

  • Jan 5, 2017