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<b>LETTER:</b> Reader calls for plebiscites on heated issues

LETTER: Reader calls for plebiscites on heated issues

'If consumer survey and public opinion websites can successfully access the mood of the people, I’m pretty sure all the political parties can do it also,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> When will province's attack on environment end?

LETTER: When will province's attack on environment end?

'All climate change predictions show that we need to put more, not fewer, resources into our cities’ infrastructure to head off the worst effects from extreme weather conditions,' says Living Green Barrie official
<b>LETTER:</b> 'For the people?' Ford's actions say otherwise

LETTER: 'For the people?' Ford's actions say otherwise

'Ford’s government has revealed its true colours in the actions of his government over the past year,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Council needs to shed 'them and us' mentality

LETTER: Council needs to shed 'them and us' mentality

'I wonder who will stand up for what is right, just and humane,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Premier 'given mandate to rule, not ruin'

LETTER: Premier 'given mandate to rule, not ruin'

'My concern is will we see more homes that are simply unaffordable not just to purchase but maintain,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Ford government 'at war with the environment'

LETTER: Ford government 'at war with the environment'

If province continues down this path, 'the environment is in imminent danger of calamity,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Ontario streamrolling over concerns about bypass, Bill 23

LETTER: Ontario streamrolling over concerns about bypass, Bill 23

Majority of public wants government to protect farmlands, significant wetlands, greenspace, lakes and rivers and, mostly, human health, letter writer says
<b>LETTER:</b> Government 'bargaining away Ontario’s heritage'

LETTER: Government 'bargaining away Ontario’s heritage'

'Shame on this entire government for lying that this bill is necessary to create affordable housing,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Barrie's small city ranking conjures up negativity

LETTER: Barrie's small city ranking conjures up negativity

CFUW Barrie member says organization is doing what it can to be positive force in the community, including donations to the Women and Children’s Centre, Youth Haven and area food banks
<b>LETTER:</b> Support declining for Bradford Bypass project

LETTER: Support declining for Bradford Bypass project

'The vast majority want the government to keep their hands off the Greenbelt and stop lying to the people of Ontario,' says Rescue Lake Simcoe Coalition executive director