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Letters to the Editor

<b>LETTER: </b> Shrink social circles, limit gatherings ... except in schools

LETTER: Shrink social circles, limit gatherings ... except in schools

Local parent upset about 'double standard' in local schools and calls on parents, others to sound the alarm about what's happening in local classrooms
<b>LETTER: </b> School board calls for transparency in letter to Lecce

LETTER: School board calls for transparency in letter to Lecce

'A perception currently exists that approvals are influenced by community and political advocacy more than the actual merits of the proposed projects,' reads letter
<b>LETTER:</b> Citizen sees red over increased budget for city project

LETTER: Citizen sees red over increased budget for city project

'I am very concerned how the city is spending money,' says letter writer who is concerned about impact of COVID and opening of new recreation centre
<b>LETTER:</b> Warminster parent starts petition for light near school

LETTER: Warminster parent starts petition for light near school

Current crosswalk is not safe; Cars are 'blowing through' the school zone with 'zero regard for children' trying to get to school, says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Pandemic puts brakes on Kiwanis Safety Village

LETTER: Pandemic puts brakes on Kiwanis Safety Village

Club continues to adapt amid pandemic 'to meet all of our community needs;' Popular fundraising auction will move to a virtual event this year
<b>LETTER:</b> Local parent asks Dunlop to champion smaller classes

LETTER: Local parent asks Dunlop to champion smaller classes

After what happened in long-term care homes, elected officials will not be forgiven 'should a calamity befall our children,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Teachers' union outlines its back-to-school concerns

LETTER: Teachers' union outlines its back-to-school concerns

'The lack of true consultation with education workers and an offensively inadequate budget will result in increased cases of COVID-19 within the schools,' says union
<b>LETTER:</b> Local cancer survivor urges citizens to support Terry Fox Run

LETTER: Local cancer survivor urges citizens to support Terry Fox Run

I ask you to skip your morning coffee out and donate the money to the Terry Fox Foundation to help ensure more success stories like mine, says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> 'Infuriating' parking ticket spoils visitors' weekend

LETTER: 'Infuriating' parking ticket spoils visitors' weekend

Letter writer says he 'understands that COVID-19 has been a challenge for everyone, not only Orillia, but to deal with it in this manner is very disturbing'
<b>LETTER:</b> Labour Day an opportunity to rally for a stronger Canada

LETTER: Labour Day an opportunity to rally for a stronger Canada

'We should be demanding that all workers deserve paid sick days, to ensure the health of our people and of our economy'