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Letters to the Editor

<b>LETTER:</b> Tower development would 'destroy' our beautiful waterfront, says reader

LETTER: Tower development would 'destroy' our beautiful waterfront, says reader

'Should you allow this developer to build monstrous skyscrapers of 46, 39, 36, and 25 storeys, it would block out the afternoon sunshine from the lakeshore area,' says Barrie resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Authorities need to do better job policing noise complaints, says reader

LETTER: Authorities need to do better job policing noise complaints, says reader

'A simple administrative review would give residents peace of mind,' says Barrie resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Reader urges council to sharply reduce tower proposal's height

LETTER: Reader urges council to sharply reduce tower proposal's height

'We need to develop responsibly with the vision to protect our waterfront,' says Barrie resident
<b>LETTER:</b> City has 'failed' its residents at the waterfront, says reader

LETTER: City has 'failed' its residents at the waterfront, says reader

Barrie resident wants city to open public washrooms along the lakeshore all year round
<b>LETTER:</b> Reader calls for 'bold master plan' to protect bee populations

LETTER: Reader calls for 'bold master plan' to protect bee populations

'As the threads in the delicate web of life are destroyed, it will have a rippling effect on the whole ecosystem,' says Barrie resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Nottawasaga River the area's 'crucial life blood' and worth protecting

LETTER: Nottawasaga River the area's 'crucial life blood' and worth protecting

Nottawasaga Valley watershed covers 3,700 square kilometres and touches on 18 municipalities
<b>LETTER:</b> Reader trumpets benefits of cannabis therapy, but it's never been easy

LETTER: Reader trumpets benefits of cannabis therapy, but it's never been easy

'I have had to fight virtually every institution and organization, as well general stigmatization, regarding cannabis use and I'm still having to fight that fight on a daily basis'
<b>LETTER:</b> Reader calls for crackdown on misuse of disabled parking spots, permits

LETTER: Reader calls for crackdown on misuse of disabled parking spots, permits

'People do not seem to realize that the permit to use reserved parking is for the individual, not any driver of the vehicle,' says Barrie resident
<b>LETTER:</b> With nuclear power plants approaching end of life, what's next in Ontario?

LETTER: With nuclear power plants approaching end of life, what's next in Ontario?

'Two decades is just enough time for major new electricity generation projects to go through the planning and permitting process, get built, and come on line,' says reader
<b>LETTER:</b> 'Overcrowding the skyline in a smaller community spoils its desirability'

LETTER: 'Overcrowding the skyline in a smaller community spoils its desirability'

Barrie resident points out that some municipalities have implemented no-build zones along their lakeshores