Letters

Letter: Former councillor criticizes 2017 City of Revelstoke budget

Gary Starling writes that council should be looking at service levels and which ones we can either do without or scale them well back.

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Letter: Tough vacation rental enforcement needed

City of Revelstoke needs to have tough enforcement policies on vacation rentals

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Letter: Mayor using “unwritten rules” on vacation rentals

The message seems to be if you want to stay in business illegally, go with Revelstoke Vacation Rentals, writes Michael Brooks-Hill

  • Mar 27th, 2017

Letter: Truck companies need to be held responsible

The number of fatalities on the Highway 1 east and west of Revelstoke is atrocious. It is also preventable, writes Shendra Kelly

  • Mar 27th, 2017

Letter: Time to take a hard look at development

Allen McInnes says its time to look at the impacts of all the development happening around Revelstoke.

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Letter: Annexation “referenDUMB” a “waste of taxpayers money”

Andy Parkin, a leader of the Catherwood annexation counter-petition, calls the referendum a waste of money.

  • Feb 1st, 2017
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Letter: Protect habitat, don’t kill wolves, to save caribou

Virginia Thompson, a former member of the Mount Caribou Project, writes not enough is being done to protect caribou habitat.

  • Jan 31st, 2017

Letter: Rural Revelstoke director opposes Catherwood annexations

Loni Parker, the director for Area B Rural Revelstoke asks residents to sign petitions opposing Catherwood Rd. property annexations.

  • Dec 14th, 2016

LETTERS: On oil tankers, fuel barges and cruise ships

Readers from Bella Bella to Victoria respond to Tom Fletcher's column on reaction to the sinking of a tugboat on B.C.'s Central Coast

  • Oct 25th, 2016

Letter: Revelstoke RCMP thank community for support during manhunt

Staff-Sgt. Kurt Grabinsky of the Revelstoke RCMP thanks community for support while they searched for Sheldon Kyle Thunderblanket.

  • Oct 16th, 2016

Letter: Government is working to stop spread of invasive mussels

BC Ministry of Environment defends government's record on halting spread of invasive aquatic mussels.

  • Oct 14th, 2016

Letters Hotel owners ask to delay roundabout construction

Owners of the Monashee Lodge and Days Inn are upset about the rapid start of construction on the roundabout.

  • Aug 16th, 2016

LETTER: U.S. foundations protecting salmon

Representative of Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation says it doesn't support efforts to stop oil and gas development

  • Jul 28th, 2016

Letter: Logging on Macpherson needs to stop

Land-use plan for Mount Macpherson isn't balanced and needs to be re-considered, writes Virginia Thompson.

  • Jun 23rd, 2016

Letter: Retired forester questions Fort McMurray wild fire response

George Benwell Sr. questions initial response on Fort McMurray wildfire.

  • Jun 21st, 2016

Letter: BC Hydro clarifies Revelstoke 6 river flow impact

BC Hydro responds to concerns about impact of adding sixth turbine to Revelstoke Dam on downstream ecosystems.

  • Jun 21st, 2016

Letter: Kelowna can decide its own bus pass rates

Saskatoon's annual bus pass is just over $220/year…this pass is so successful, seniors line up for it.

  • Jun 7th, 2016