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MP should drop propaganda in favour of opinions

MP should drop propaganda in favour of opinions

Editor: Because the times are as they are, for the year to come I just wish more information on our MP's opinions and actions on hot matters (port expansion, South Fraser Perimeter Road and agricultural land protection, environment protection, Kyoto
No guarantees housing to be built on TFN land

No guarantees housing to be built on TFN land

Editor: Re: TFN to add substantially to housing stock, letter to the editor, Dec. 14 It may be premature to count 4,400 residential units on TFN land by 2041, or plan Delta's future based upon that growth.
Traffic lights will undoubtedly prevent many accidents

Traffic lights will undoubtedly prevent many accidents

Editor: Thank you to Delta council for having the traffic lights at 1st Avenue and 56th Street installed.
'Progressives' making strides in their assault on Christmas

'Progressives' making strides in their assault on Christmas

Do you remember the old stopmotion puppet television show, The Little Drummer Boy? For decades it was an annual staple on television, but no more.
Other areas link fields to schools

Other areas link fields to schools

It's done elsewhere, but for whatever reason, not in Delta. I'm referring to the increasingly common practice of locating artificial turf fields adjacent to high schools in order to maximize the usage of these prohibitively expensive amenities.
Much to be thankful for in special place of ours

Much to be thankful for in special place of ours

We need to protect what community has created
Council told to stand ground on pay parking at hospital

Council told to stand ground on pay parking at hospital

Editor: Here's hoping Delta's newly elected mayor and council continue to refuse Fraser Health's demands to install paid parking meters at our very special hospital.
Youngster says to leave snowy owls alone

Youngster says to leave snowy owls alone

Editor: We went to the dike and we read a sign that said the snowy owls there cannot be chased or they could get hurt. A bunch of men were out where they were not supposed to be and they were chasing the owls.
Call 211 to access information on a variety of services

Call 211 to access information on a variety of services

Editor: Next time you are wondering where to find some help, dial 211. Funded in partnership with the United Way, 211 offers community, social or government services.
Government in denial over global warming

Government in denial over global warming

Editor: I am extremely disappointed with the Canadian government decision to withdraw from the Kyoto Protocol.