Letters

LETTER: Privacy is a thing of the past

Keeping your window shades drawn could be construed as having something to hide

  • Sep 20th, 2017

LETTER: Facility will benefit rich seniors

Banks Crescent development does nothing to relieve needs for middle class or poorer seniors

  • Sep 20th, 2017

LETTER: Questioning compost benefits

Why have other municipalities not applied for facility?

  • Sep 20th, 2017
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LETTER: Run raises money for cancer research

The Terry Fox Run takes place in Summerland on Sunday, Sept. 17

  • Sep 14th, 2017

LETTER: Consider a chicken farm

The community is on edge, thanks to the rumours and misinformation that have plagued this project

  • Sep 13th, 2017

LETTER: Costs of development must be considered

There’s no guarantee permanent jobs will materialize from Banks Crescent development

  • Sep 13th, 2017

LETTER: Development fills a need in Summerland

The more I hear about the new development at Banks Crescent, the more excited and hopeful I am

  • Sep 13th, 2017

LETTER: Harsh penalties needed

Why haven’t our government officials closed the backcountry?

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Letter: Horrified by compost proposal

Almost all our council campaigned on the slogan “Stop the Swap.” Can we now expect “Bring on the Slop?”

  • Sep 13th, 2017

LETTER: Lark’s site is all about the view

I do not think they care about the town of Summerland or locating uptown

  • Sep 13th, 2017

LETTER: Risks of development outweigh benefits

In a sensible location, it would bring jobs, employment, tax revenue and a place for seniors

  • Sep 13th, 2017

LETTER: Concerns about trout hatchery

How does the developer plan to stop unforeseen damage to the aquifer once it starts?

  • Sep 6th, 2017

LETTER: Facility will jeopardize water supply

Putting a regional biosolids disposal place close to our water supply is a terrible idea

  • Sep 6th, 2017

LETTER: Fruit pickers deserve respect

Vilifying individuals because of their language, their age or the work they do is a slippery slope

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Letter: Second to none

Praise for organizers of Music in the Park

  • Sep 6th, 2017

LETTER: Cyclists must share the road safely

Bicycles move too fast down Peach Orchard Road

  • Sep 4th, 2017

Letter: My top 12 restaurants across the Okanagan

Kelowna letter writer says he’s eaten around the region and has his favourites

  • Sep 3rd, 2017

Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

  • Sep 2nd, 2017

Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

  • Aug 31st, 2017