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Letters to the Editor


LETTERS: Leave the trees, explore one-way streets

LETTERS: Leave the trees, explore one-way streets

The reconstruction of Sixth Street continues to be a controversial topic in town
LETTER: Sobriety is tough, booze in parks makes it tougher

LETTER: Sobriety is tough, booze in parks makes it tougher

'It seems harder and harder to enjoy anything in life being sober,' says letter writer
LETTER: Impetus behind 6th Street project is water pipes, not bike lanes

LETTER: Impetus behind 6th Street project is water pipes, not bike lanes

'The large, 70-100-year-old Silver Maples along that corridor aren't likely to remain standing for another 20 years,' writes Collingwood resident in favour of 6th Street plans
LETTERS: Residents question chopping down trees for 6th St. plans

LETTERS: Residents question chopping down trees for 6th St. plans

Several residents have written letters to the editor expressing their opposition to a plan to cut down mature trees on 6th Street to make way for sidewalks and bike lanes
LETTER: Alcohol in parks a bad idea

LETTER: Alcohol in parks a bad idea

'Alcohol is toxic ... responsible for numerous serious and costly health issues,' says letter writer
LETTER: Bike lanes, busy roadways don't mix

LETTER: Bike lanes, busy roadways don't mix

'Why do we insist putting bike lanes and busy vehicular traffic on the same roadway?' reader asks
LETTER: 'Real action' needed to protect cyclists, trees

LETTER: 'Real action' needed to protect cyclists, trees

'I am optimistic that our current council understands these issues and is ready to support bold, forward-thinking change this year,' says letter writer
LETTER: TC Energy should give up on 'inept' pump storage project

LETTER: TC Energy should give up on 'inept' pump storage project

'By the time it is completed it will no longer be necessary,' says letter writer
LETTER: Loss of trees along Sixth Street concerning

LETTER: Loss of trees along Sixth Street concerning

Letter writer suggests option she says would make cyclists feel safer and minimize loss of trees
LETTER: You can't replace a mature tree

LETTER: You can't replace a mature tree

'I would most certainly choose the trees over any sort of bike lanes,' says letter writer of Sixth Street reconstruction plans