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Letters to the Editor


<b>LETTER:</b> Lecce's 'lackluster response' a lesson in poor planning

LETTER: Lecce's 'lackluster response' a lesson in poor planning

Planning and a 'proactive response has been missing during a time of emergency, replaced by a reactive, posturing, and politically motivated administration,' says NDP
<b>LETTER:</b> Ford's 'failure to face reality' puts us in lockdown again

LETTER: Ford's 'failure to face reality' puts us in lockdown again

Premier 'will be leaving all of us with the sinking mess they’ve created in serving their masters – and those don’t include you,' laments letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Laid-off Orillia man says 'rich are destroying middle class'

LETTER: Laid-off Orillia man says 'rich are destroying middle class'

'Minimum wage workers literally picked this country up and put it on their back, throughout the pandemic, putting their lives at risk,' laments letter-writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Rejecting internet voting in Oro-Medonte. Back to the future?

LETTER: Rejecting internet voting in Oro-Medonte. Back to the future?

'In his wisdom His Worship has deemed (modern voting methods) as being less secure and more burdensome for the aged to use,' letter writer says
<b>LETTER:</b> COVID's impact on previously planned surgeries 'tragic'

LETTER: COVID's impact on previously planned surgeries 'tragic'

There needs to be 'far greater discourse over our health care system and ... people who flagrantly disregard the health of both themselves and everyone around them'
<b>LETTER:</b> Tax assessment could be rocky road for aggregate companies

LETTER: Tax assessment could be rocky road for aggregate companies

Aggregate operations in our area are likely 'grossly underassessed for property tax purposes and are not paying their fair share of property taxes,' laments letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Do we need strawberries in the middle of winter?

LETTER: Do we need strawberries in the middle of winter?

There is an expectation that as long as we can afford it, we can have anything, from anywhere, at any time regardless of the consequences
<b>LETTER:</b> Bradford Bypass reveals Ford government's 'true agenda'

LETTER: Bradford Bypass reveals Ford government's 'true agenda'

'If we truly want to address climate change in a meaningful way it means we need to get less auto dependent, not more,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Local government 'is in reasonably good shape'

LETTER: Local government 'is in reasonably good shape'

Reader Konrad Brenner disagrees with a recent letter that was less than complimentary with regards to politicians
<b>LETTER:</b> Stigma of distrust of politicians well-earned

LETTER: Stigma of distrust of politicians well-earned

Many of these politicians and their minions seem to be forgetting why they were elected,' laments frustrated letter writer