Letters to the Editor

Ford government undermines environmental protections, says reader

Ford undermining environmental protections, says reader

The Ford government is taking steps to undemocratically undermine Ontario’s environmental protections. Ministerial Zoning Orders, a little used tool allowing… Continue reading “Ford undermining environmental protections, says reader”

Reader says Ford’s pro-development bills are hurting environment, seniors

There is an old adage that goes way back in time and that has been used by political leaders of… Continue reading “Reader says Ford’s pro-development bills are hurting environment, seniors”

Asymptomatic testing coming to area schools

We need to know where and how COVID-19 is spreading

An open letter to Dr. Lynn Noseworthy, medical officer of health for the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit. Dear Dr…. Continue reading “We need to know where and how COVID-19 is spreading”

DriveTest centre in Lindsay faces community scrutiny in shadow of pandemic

More jobs needed before new Fenelon Falls housing complex, reader says

Your headline “Neighbours oppose handful of geared-to-income apartments in Fenelon Falls” sold the sizzle — a deep dive into the… Continue reading “More jobs needed before new Fenelon Falls housing complex, reader says”

City’s decision ‘ludicrous’ on Kent Street trees

I am stunned and disappointed that the City would not use the silva cells (New project in downtown Lindsay supports… Continue reading “City’s decision ‘ludicrous’ on Kent Street trees”

‘Basic Income Plus’ could be even more ambitious

I love the policy proposals in your recent editorial regarding Basic Income Plus, although I think it could be even… Continue reading “‘Basic Income Plus’ could be even more ambitious”