Opinion

OUR VIEW: Sometimes, Surrey, it’s hard not to get riled by rules

Imagine life without rules. We wouldn’t have to pay taxes, or eat our broccoli

  • Jul 18, 2019

LETTERS: Iconic white rock deserves more respect

Editor: White Rock icon or beach ‘plaything?’ After years of watching our…

  • Jul 17, 2019

LETTER: Irresponsible dog owners will never change

Editor: Re: Hundreds are breaking dog ban, letters, July 10. I started…

  • Jul 17, 2019

LETTERS: Children’s lives are more engaging than Twitter

Editor: I cannot believe how often I am at hockey or soccer…

  • Jul 17, 2019

LETTERS: Council needs to rethink waterfront dog trial

Editor: I blame White Rock council for the vicious dog attack at…

  • Jul 17, 2019

LETTERS: Time for premier to order policing referendum

Editor: Re: Surrey needs a referendum, letters, June 28. Reader Hilary Thomas…

  • Jul 17, 2019
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COLUMN: Don’t reject interurban proposal out of hand

A proposal to use the former B.C. Electric Railway interurban line from…

  • Jul 17, 2019

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

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jul 12, 2019

COLUMN: Courting disaster with city police force

Vancouver’s history should serve as a warning

LETTERS: Keep community planning in hands of the community

Editor: Having filled out the OCP survey and attended the workshop on…

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTERS: Secure 16 Avenue playground with proper fence

Editor: Re: Lower speed limit for safety, letters, July 5. Last week,…

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTERS: Sharing court space for tennis and pickleball makes financial sense

Editor: Re: Leave courts for tennis, too, letters, July 5. Shared court…

  • Jul 12, 2019

LETTERS: Reaction to Canada flag pin at July 4 celebration was surprising

Editor: For many years I have attended the July 4 parade in…

  • Jul 12, 2019

ZYTARUK: And just like that, Surrey’s trees disappear

Some consider it progress. Others, a path to peril

  • Jul 9, 2019

LETTER: Tree removal numbers ‘appalling’

Editor: Re: Tree toll troubles councillor, PAN May 31 I was appalled…

  • Jul 10, 2019

LETTER: Independent councillor urged to give serious thought to LRT over SkyTrain

Editor: Congratulations to Surrey Coun. Brenda Locke. Surrey needs a city council…

  • Jul 10, 2019

LETTERS: Reasons for trees’ removal should be made public

Editor: The removal of the two mature trees where eagles perch, at…

  • Jul 10, 2019
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