Editorials

OUR VIEW: Denying delegations is not what Surrey council was elected to do

To be an elected official is to be a servant, not a censor

  • Jul 16, 2019

EDITORIAL: Blasting through summer

We all get a bit hot under the collar in traffic, but blaring your horn at other drivers doesn’t help

  • Jul 10, 2019

OUR VIEW: Check your smoke alarm today, Surrey

Early warning is a critical component to any sound escape plan

  • Jul 9, 2019
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OUR VIEW: Farnworth must stay the course in reviewing Surrey policing plan

Future of policing in Surrey far too big a deal for politicians to bend to cheap election threats

  • Jul 4, 2019

EDITORIAL: Trees a hot-button issue

When trees come down on the Semiahmoo Peninsula, people are going to ask questions.

OUR VIEW: Hey Surrey, make safety a summer must

If you have children, you might want to pin this editorial on your fridge

  • Jun 27, 2019

OUR VIEW: Surrey mayor jumps to conclusion on police transition survey results

The real question: Should the City create its own police department or continue with the RCMP?

  • Jun 25, 2019

OUR VIEW: Silos won’t solve overcrowding in Surrey’s schools

It’s going to take a concerted team effort from all levels of government to improve this situation

  • Jun 20, 2019

OUR VIEW: We can prevent most of Surrey’s traffic crashes

Nineteen people died, 20 more were seriously injured in traffic crashes in Surrey in 2018

  • Jun 13, 2019

EDITORIAL: Oh, the places they’ll go

Exciting opportunities await the graduating class of 2019

  • Jun 12, 2019

OUR VIEW: Vulnerable Surrey seniors in tough

City council must take care to not help create a ‘rentermaggedon’ for vulnerable seniors

  • Jun 7, 2019

Editorial: Vanishing memories all the more valuable

Tomorrow marks 75 years since Allied troops stormed the beaches of Normandy,…

  • Jun 5, 2019

OUR VIEW: Time to stamp out Surrey flop houses

Authorities need to strike cold fear into the hearts of bad-actor rehabs that fail people they purport to help

  • May 31, 2019

Guest Column: My murdered husband’s voice must be heard on Surrey policing transition

Taxpayers deserve information and answers, Darlene Bennett argues

  • May 31, 2019

OUR VIEW: ‘Ideas Box’ for new Surrey police force is hardly consultation

Hopefully the city will improve what it’s delivering

  • May 28, 2019

OUR VIEW: Challenger Baseball program in Surrey hits a home run

Challenger provides disabled athletes an opportunity to play baseball in an inclusive setting

  • May 22, 2019

EDITORIAL: Waterfront parking a ‘pilot project’

Successive White Rock councils have struggled with parking for years

OUR VIEW: Trudeau playing hero on world stage. Again.

Citizens sick and tired of their national leaders treating them like walking ATMs

  • May 15, 2019

OUR VIEW: Surrey MLA’s gun bill makes sense

Marvin Hunt aims to criminalize driving with an “unlawfully possessed” firearm in a vehicle

  • May 9, 2019

OUR VIEW: Real vaping solution is attitudinal

If abstinence is considered square in some circles, well, then, three cheers for square power

  • May 7, 2019
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