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Letters to the Editor

<b>LETTER:</b> Feelings about HRC site have Biblical roots, reader says

LETTER: Feelings about HRC site have Biblical roots, reader says

Reader suggests installing a cross at the site to 'acknowledge the abuses and sufferings. (It would) also show Jesus cared for every grief, every tear'
<b>LETTER:</b> Proposed affordable housing hub plan 'way over the top'

LETTER: Proposed affordable housing hub plan 'way over the top'

Letter writer says the 130-unit project is incompatible with the neighbourhood in size and the degree to which it 'presses its blockish mass into the low-profile streetscape'
<b>LETTER:</b> HRC survivors 'feeling betrayed' about potential plans for site

LETTER: HRC survivors 'feeling betrayed' about potential plans for site

An open letter to Simcoe North MPP Jill Dunlop from the survivors says the site should be 'torn down completely' before being used again
<b>LETTER:</b> Provincial seniors group weighs in on HRC's future

LETTER: Provincial seniors group weighs in on HRC's future

'Individuals with dementia are supported far better in their own homes and community residences where they can receive care tied to their specific needs,' says group
<b>LETTER:</b> Second phase of vaccine rollout should include all essential workers

LETTER: Second phase of vaccine rollout should include all essential workers

'Include the people who serve us and take care of us in Phase 2,' urges citizen in letter to the editor
<b>LETTER:</b> Putting long term care facility at HRC 'egregious' idea

LETTER: Putting long term care facility at HRC 'egregious' idea

The lesson that should have been learned ... needs to be repeated in the strongest possible way. Institutions harm people by their very nature, says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Citizen irked by county decision to maintain council size

LETTER: Citizen irked by county decision to maintain council size

The existing structure was reasonable for the original divison of duties but not for how now things currently function, says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Frustration mounts over lack of communication about vaccines

LETTER: Frustration mounts over lack of communication about vaccines

The trust of Simcoe Muskoka residents has been 'shattered' and the health unit's top doctor should 'consider resigning,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Opting not to get vaccine 'takes tremendous conviction and courage'

LETTER: Opting not to get vaccine 'takes tremendous conviction and courage'

On both sides, there is a lot to lose and who is correct? That is democracy, we have a freedom to choose, says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Vaccine passport is an unselfish strategy, citizen says

LETTER: Vaccine passport is an unselfish strategy, citizen says

'If someone feels that they don’t want to carry a passport, that is their decision ... but like getting the vaccine, get over yourself and start thinking of others,' says letter writer