Letters to the Editor

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”

You have a choice: Save the Grand, reader tells new owners

To the new owners of the Grand the citizens of Lindsay ask that you please work with owner Charlie McDonald… Continue reading “You have a choice: Save the Grand, reader tells new owners”

Gun amnesty update from police

‘Social determinants’ of gun violence need to be addressed

This is in response to the article in the Advocate’s June 2020 magazine edition, “The Great Debate” on the proposed… Continue reading “‘Social determinants’ of gun violence need to be addressed”

Ford government moving to privatize health care, reader says

I am beyond disgusted at the Ford government. Premier Doug Ford is moving ahead with Bill 175, which seeks to… Continue reading “Ford government moving to privatize health care, reader says”

Pothole problems, landfill longing from resident in ward two

Thank you for painting a bright new shiny solid yellow line on Concession 7 and Northline Road. This will be… Continue reading “Pothole problems, landfill longing from resident in ward two”