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Letters to the Editor

<b>LETTER:</b> Construction of Bradford bypass 'undervalues' the Holland Marsh

LETTER: Construction of Bradford bypass 'undervalues' the Holland Marsh

'A highway isn't leadership, nor success for our farmers, nor an opportunity for local economic development,' reader says
<b>LETTER:</b> Reader says citizens can do their part to eliminate gyspy moths

LETTER: Reader says citizens can do their part to eliminate gyspy moths

'Together, we citizens can reduce this plague to manageable proportions and save our trees next summer,' says Peter Bursztyn
<b>LETTER:</b> Reader urges people to be patient with gypsy moths

LETTER: Reader urges people to be patient with gypsy moths

'The best thing anyone can do is to fertilize the ground upon which the affected trees stand so as to nurture them back to health,' says Barrie resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Building Bradford bypass will set community up for success, says MPP

LETTER: Building Bradford bypass will set community up for success, says MPP

The Bradford Bypass will ease traffic congestion, create jobs and improve overall quality of life
<b>LETTER:</b> Voters will have final say on use of notwithstanding clause

LETTER: Voters will have final say on use of notwithstanding clause

Former cabinet minister reminds citizens of the 'safety valve in our democratic process' that will see voters — not the courts — rule on controversial move
<b>LETTER:</b> Reader says landmark sign would 'spoil' lakeshore's ambience

LETTER: Reader says landmark sign would 'spoil' lakeshore's ambience

'If we must have a sign, there are great artists in Barrie. Why not have a design that is unique to Barrie, like the Spirit Catcher,' says resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Action plan for missing and murdered Indigenous women falls short

LETTER: Action plan for missing and murdered Indigenous women falls short

Letter-writer says federal government plan needs funding for community security initiatives and policing enhancements, among other things
<b>LETTER:</b> Invoking notwithstanding clause 'troubling, upsetting'

LETTER: Invoking notwithstanding clause 'troubling, upsetting'

'It is undemocratic and not supposed to be what we as a country stand for,' letter writer says
<b>LETTER:</b> Together, we can defeat racists and Islamophobes, citizen says

LETTER: Together, we can defeat racists and Islamophobes, citizen says

Immigrants' labour, taxes and often inventiveness enrich my city and my country. I welcome that and am proud to call them friend and neighbour, says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> An immigrant's look at Canada's residential school system

LETTER: An immigrant's look at Canada's residential school system

Letter writer asks, 'How did they imagine that what they were doing could ever be accordance with the teachings of Jesus Christ?'