Letters

LETTER: No action taken on Oak Bay’s climate emergency

On April 8, council moved that the District of Oak Bay declare…

  • Sep 1, 2019

LETTER: Congratulations Saanich Engineering on a job well done

Kudos to Saanich Engineering, workers and contractors. The recent reconstruction of Ridgebank…

  • Aug 31, 2019

LETTER: Kenneth Fenton’s day parole highlights problems with justice system

The loss of faith in our justice system is becoming abundantly clear.…

  • Aug 31, 2019
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Oak Bay High choir director wins BC's Outstanding Music Educator of the year award
Oak Bay High artificial turf closed indefinitely as plastic leaking into Bowker creek
Banding the tree to protect against Winter moth
History captured on Oak Bay hydro box

LETTER: Parent praises online community, cab driver, in return of stolen bike

Re: Parent pleads for return of daughter’s stolen bike. We have been…

  • Aug 31, 2019

Letter: Residents make one last attempt to save historic Oak Bay carriage house

It is hoped that the Annandale Carriage House, pending permission to move…

  • Aug 26, 2019

LETTER: Reduce ease of parking, increase ease of accessibility

Prioritizing sustainable transportation in a time of climate crisis

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Cyclists offer ridiculous excuses

I am continually amazed at the justifications I hear from cyclists who…

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Saanich council is distracted from governing

Re: Saanich resident calls for gas leaf blower ban. Teale Phelps Bondaroff’s…

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Bike lanes provide easy access to downtown

Re: Bike lanes hurt business. I disagree with both the summarized heading…

  • Aug 24, 2019

LETTER: Illegal dumping a serious problem in Metchosin

Re: Soil recycling proponent weighs options for 50-hectare Metchosin parcel. This article…

  • Aug 24, 2019

LETTER: Canada must be proactive to reduce emissions

Re: Converting waste to energy has tangible benefits. This letter is very…

  • Aug 24, 2019

LETTER: Marijuana’s risks don’t belong in Sidney

I totally disagree with any sort of retail marijuana shop in Sidney.…

  • Aug 20, 2019

LETTER: Let’s change the conversation about parking

Take away my convenient car parking – please!

  • Aug 19, 2019

LETTER: Bike lanes hurt business

Once again, we see the current administration in Victoria doing its best…

  • Aug 14, 2019

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

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

LETTER: Converting waste to energy has tangible benefits

Greater Victoria municipalities need to stop wasting taxpayers hard-earned finances on frivolous…

  • Aug 7, 2019

LETTER: Outdated privacy laws don’t protect personal information

Canada’s election is just around the corner and I’m concerned that our…

  • Aug 1, 2019

LETTER: Global Fund making a difference

There is growing fear in the development community that after years of…

  • Aug 1, 2019

LETTER: Bike mayor doesn’t have a grasp on reality

It seems to me Susan Stokhof, Victoria’s newly appointed bike mayor, does…

  • Jul 22, 2019

LETTER: Sculpture represents inclusivity

Re: Make public art accessible to all I am the sculptor who…

  • Jul 20, 2019