Letters

LETTER: Adjusted tax increase still too high

Taxpayer’s pockets are only so deep and my pockets are almost empty

  • Dec 11, 2019

LETTER: Why is the air curtain burner necessary?

Maybe a more environmentally friendly alternative can be utilized

  • Dec 11, 2019

LETTER: Can you really claim Mission homeowners use twice as much water as Abbotsford?

If water is leaking into the ground, we need to fix that

  • Nov 2, 2019

LETTER: City or district decision should have gone to a proper vote

Negative option billing is a devious misleading and unethical (although legal) process

  • Nov 1, 2019

LETTER: Middle class better off with Trudeau’s child benefit boost

It’s a transfer, not a tax cut, but it helps families get ahead

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019
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LETTERS: Wolf kills, wilderness protection and caribou recovery

Readers respond to Tom Fletcher’s column on B.C. program

  • Oct 17, 2019

LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

A reader responds to part of Black Press Media’s special series on cannabis agriculture in B.C.

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER: Does process stand up to democracy?

District or City: Elector response form provides no opportunity to register approval

  • Sep 13, 2019

LETTER: Shouldn’t we be slowing down development?

Given the pending disaster of the sewer line, the rational thought should be to slow down

  • Sep 13, 2019

LETTER: Conquer Cancer rider moved by hand-written message of thanks

‘Never underestimate the value of cheering someone on’

LETTER: Reclassification idea to change from district to city baffling to reader

‘No way would a name change make any difference to attracting more businesses’

  • Aug 18, 2019

LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

LETTER: I hope you enjoy my bike

Bike theft wrecks reader’s day

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTER: Don’t spend money on name change

District of Mission works fine according to letter writer

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTER: British Columbia’s forest industry crisis being made worse

Andrew Wilkinson warns of regulatory overload by John Horgan’s NDP

  • Jun 15, 2019

LETTER: Don’t complain about bike lane

You are aware, are you not, that more people biking means fewer people driving?

  • Jun 7, 2019

LETTER: Mission is not a bike-friendly environment

Due to geographical design as a mountainside community

  • Jun 7, 2019

B.C. Building Trades, not taxpayers, financed my Red Seal training

Union representative responds to Tom Fletcher’s column

  • Jun 5, 2019

LETTER: Why are gas prices in Mission so high asks reader?

‘Come on, gas retailers, just be fair’

  • May 31, 2019