Letters

Need for development guidelines in Cowichan Valley

The reckless levelling of our forested lands does not need to be.

  • Jan 27, 2020

A lesson in meeting decorum would have been welcome

75 per cent of those in attendance at that meeting had never been to one before

  • Jan 27, 2020

Garbage from by Cowichan River washing down to Cowichan Bay

There is garbage piled up everywhere with broken bottles, blue tarps, sleeping bags

  • Jan 27, 2020

Money laundering inquiry doesn’t want to hear from you

So folks, sit back, shut up, don’t ask any questions, just pay the legal bill.

  • Jan 27, 2020

We must get the homeless off the streets

Leaving the homeless on the streets to fend for themselves is not good enough.

  • Jan 27, 2020

Zoning notices lack clarity

There appears to be no standard guideline for drafting notices of public hearings

  • Jan 27, 2020
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Lake Cowichan has support if it wants to control jetskis on upper Cowichan River
Protesters gather against North Cowichan's development moratorium motion
Snow in Cowichan, Jan. 15, 2020
Duncan snow day

Thank you to those who died fighting Australia wildfires

The three-man crew lost their lives while attempting to bring relief and support

  • Jan 27, 2020

Time does not start with zero

It, time, is based upon orbits of the Sun

  • Jan 27, 2020

Where is the evidence of a climate emergency?

We have enjoyed a beautiful 2019 on Vancouver Island.

  • Jan 24, 2020

Do feasibility study on development moratorium

I was happy to see this motion defeated because it was not well thought out or researched.

  • Jan 24, 2020

B.C. government wasting money on legal battles

The minority NDP government has not won one of the court cases that they have proceed with.

  • Jan 23, 2020

Bicycles should be insured and licensed

He does not address the injuries that a pedestrian could incur.

  • Jan 23, 2020

What will finally be enough to wake up the world to the globalist agenda?

It’s almost as though they were setting up the very conditions needed for disaster.

  • Jan 23, 2020

Cleared snow has too many pollutants to just be dumped in water

The snow that is cleared has pollutants from the roadway.

  • Jan 22, 2020

Defeat of moratorium motion victory for working people

In what seems like a lifetime ago I was forced to leave the Valley based on economics.

  • Jan 22, 2020

Business at any cost to environment no longer sustainable

I am grateful that Chris Justice has made this farsighted proposal

  • Jan 22, 2020

Statements about fisheries incorrect

To say that west coast salmon stocks are over fished is absolutely ludicrous.

  • Jan 21, 2020

Thanks to snow clearing help, made it to work on time

As my wife and I were shovelling, a grader came by

  • Jan 21, 2020

Moratorium on development will kill communities

Lord, I don’t want to witness another community go down.

  • Jan 20, 2020

Development moratorium will destroy jobs

The motion to pause development put forth by Councillor Justice is short sighted

  • Jan 20, 2020