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Letters to the Editor


LETTER: Six-storey buildings would 'destroy' downtown

LETTER: Six-storey buildings would 'destroy' downtown

President of Collingwood chapter of the Architecture Conservancy of Ontario says Collingwood's official plan proposed building height is too tall for the downtown
LETTER: Resident 'amazed' town announced money it didn't receive

LETTER: Resident 'amazed' town announced money it didn't receive

Letter writer frustrated with municipal government
LETTER: Sixth St. needs sidewalks on both sides

LETTER: Sixth St. needs sidewalks on both sides

Resident worried about too many people crossing bike lanes and traffic to get to sidewalk
LETTER: Why are Collingwood tax bills higher than Wasaga's?

LETTER: Why are Collingwood tax bills higher than Wasaga's?

'I don’t perceive that services and amenities provided are so very different. So why do we pay 21% more residential tax?' asks Collingwood resident
LETTER: Resident sees savings in axing municipal governments

LETTER: Resident sees savings in axing municipal governments

Grey Highlands resident wants to do away with municipal government in favour of county-wide system with widespread, consistent bylaws
LETTER: What does 'affordable' housing mean these days?

LETTER: What does 'affordable' housing mean these days?

'Our politicians talk about it constantly, but they're still too often content to let market forces dictate one of the most basic of human rights,' says local advocate
LETTER: RSV vaccines should be free for more seniors

LETTER: RSV vaccines should be free for more seniors

'Failing to make RSV shots publicly available sends the message that it's not that serious, while at the same time, puts seniors at risk,' says letter writer
LETTER: Government must make school bus seatbelts the law

LETTER: Government must make school bus seatbelts the law

'A school bus is built to transport people. It is made of light sheet metal, with no roll bars, and not significantly superior bumpers,' says letter writer
LETTER: People power prevails in Greenbelt about-face

LETTER: People power prevails in Greenbelt about-face

'This rare moment merits celebration that acknowledges all of the many organizations and people who did their part,' says letter writer
LETTER: Premier has 'declared war on the Greenbelt'

LETTER: Premier has 'declared war on the Greenbelt'

'Who are they listening to that is influential enough to counter their own staff and experts?' asks Greenbelt coalition official