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Letters to the Editor


LETTER: Short-term rentals disturb neighbourhoods

LETTER: Short-term rentals disturb neighbourhoods

Allowing short-term renting in Ontario causes hardships 'in once-quiet neighbourhoods,' which is why they need to be banned, letter writer says
LETTER: Province urged not to pave over the Greenbelt

LETTER: Province urged not to pave over the Greenbelt

'We don't need more highways; we need to prioritize livable cities and invest in clean, green and public transportation,' reader says
LETTER: Oro-Medonte council 'undermining' accountability

LETTER: Oro-Medonte council 'undermining' accountability

'Most informed observers firmly believe this group of Oro-Medonte councillors shot the messenger because they didn’t like the message,' says letter writer
LETTER: 'Neighbours watched the sky lose its mind'

LETTER: 'Neighbours watched the sky lose its mind'

Woman pens poem following first anniversary of tornado that struck south-end Barrie on July 15, 2021
LETTER: Closed beaches should be top concern

LETTER: Closed beaches should be top concern

'The water quality is crucial, not only for our own health and well-being, but for the future health and well-being of the whole community,' says Innisfil resident
LETTER: Study shows building more roads only increases traffic

LETTER: Study shows building more roads only increases traffic

We need to think of more innovative ways to handle traffic congestion instead of just pushing for more asphalt, says letter writer
LETTER: Bradford Bypass should have been built when 404 extended

LETTER: Bradford Bypass should have been built when 404 extended

Getting to Highway 400 has always been a commuter's nightmare, so if the bypass can shave time off of that, it would be wonderful, letter writer says
LETTER: Bradford Bypass an outdated concept

LETTER: Bradford Bypass an outdated concept

'The Bradford Bypass will do little, if anything, to shorten the trip from Keswick to Innisfil,' reader says
LETTER: Bradford Bypass will reduce travel time, emissions

LETTER: Bradford Bypass will reduce travel time, emissions

'I've lived in East Gwillimbury since 1985 and this bypass was being investigated even before then,' says letter writer
LETTER: Most of Ontario favours new highways, reader says

LETTER: Most of Ontario favours new highways, reader says

'People need to get out and actually see what’s happening out there instead of complaining for the sake of it without seeing why these roads are needed,' laments New Tecumseth resident