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LETTERS: Time has come for South Surrey to join White Rock

‘Most viable long-term solution’ is amalgamation, writes Brian Tuomi

  • Aug 5, 2021
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LETTERS: Development a threat to local food security

‘Our generation will have a lot to answer for’

  • Aug 5, 2021
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Replacement of the Bailey bridge that has crossed Nicomekl River on King George Boulevard for decades was to begin last month. (File photo)

LETTERS: South Surrey’s busiest roads in need of attention

From Bailey Bridge to 16 Avenue, improvements long overdue, writes Bob Halsey

  • Aug 5, 2021
Replacement of the Bailey bridge that has crossed Nicomekl River on King George Boulevard for decades was to begin last month. (File photo)
Diners sit at outdoor tables along White Rock’s Marine Drive, as traffic flows westbound along the popular waterfront route. On Aug. 12, two-way traffic will resume. (Roger Elmes photo)

LETTERS: ‘Wonderful experiment’ coming to an end

One-way traffic along Marine Drive has been a boon to most businesses, writes Roger Elmes

  • Aug 5, 2021
Diners sit at outdoor tables along White Rock’s Marine Drive, as traffic flows westbound along the popular waterfront route. On Aug. 12, two-way traffic will resume. (Roger Elmes photo)
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LETTERS: Surrey council ignored public input on Harmony project

Is this process really a democratic tool, wonders Geoff Dean

  • Aug 5, 2021
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LETTERS: It’s time to make a plan to widen 16 Avenue

Editor: I was glad to see your recent article about the improvements…

  • Aug 5, 2021
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LETTER: City of Surrey doesn’t appear to care about its image

Budget constraints show in lack of weed management

  • Jul 29, 2021
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LETTERS: Move to develop South Campbell Heights is short-sighted

Hotter, drier weather will have an even greater impact on Surrey

  • Jul 29, 2021
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LETTERS: White Rock’s charming village atmosphere being lost

Editor: I am discouraged to see the things that brought so many…

  • Jul 29, 2021
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LETTER: ‘Crime wave’ sweeping South Surrey neighbourhood

Vandalized inukshuk just latest example of ongoing problem

  • Jul 29, 2021
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Large 'Caution – Geese Crossing' signs that were recently posted near Southmere Village Park were not authorized nor installed by the City of Surrey, and are to be removed soon. (Nick Greenizan photo)

LETTERS: Time to work on a solution to Canada goose problem in South Surrey

Area parks are drowning in bird excrement

  • Jul 29, 2021
Large 'Caution – Geese Crossing' signs that were recently posted near Southmere Village Park were not authorized nor installed by the City of Surrey, and are to be removed soon. (Nick Greenizan photo)
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LETTERS: Many Sunrunner club members have long preferred joy of walking

Club has evolved, is always welcoming new walkers

  • Jul 29, 2021
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LETTERS: Thanks for vaccine ‘re-registration’ heads up

Reading letter to the editor led to important discovery

  • Jul 22, 2021
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The Canadian Forces’ Snowbirds delighted those along the White Rock waterfront Friday afternoon, flying over Semiahmoo Bay as part of a tour of several Lower Mainland communities. (Nick Greenizan photo)

LETTER: Decision to cancel CF Snowbirds aerial display was disappointing

Writer believes full air show could have been carried out safely

  • Jul 22, 2021
The Canadian Forces’ Snowbirds delighted those along the White Rock waterfront Friday afternoon, flying over Semiahmoo Bay as part of a tour of several Lower Mainland communities. (Nick Greenizan photo)
Development of the South Campbell Heights area would destroy a pristine environment that is teeming with wildlife, writes Mike Falconer. On July 26, Surrey council will host a public hearing into a proposal to re-designate 600 acres in the area as employment lands. The public hearing is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. (Mike Falconer photo)

LETTER: Too much to lose with development of south Campbell Heights area

Pristine area is teeming with wildlife, writes Mike Falconer

  • Jul 22, 2021
Development of the South Campbell Heights area would destroy a pristine environment that is teeming with wildlife, writes Mike Falconer. On July 26, Surrey council will host a public hearing into a proposal to re-designate 600 acres in the area as employment lands. The public hearing is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. (Mike Falconer photo)
White Rock's Marine Drive will revert back to a two-way street on Aug. 12, the city announced. (Nick Greenizan photo)

LETTER: White Rock council showing ‘lack of creativity’ on Marine Drive

Options to keep section of waterfront route one-way were not given a chance

  • Jul 22, 2021
White Rock's Marine Drive will revert back to a two-way street on Aug. 12, the city announced. (Nick Greenizan photo)
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LETTERS: Issue one-way ticket out of town for Surrey mayor and his puppet show

LRT replaced by ‘SkyTrain to nowhere’ is back in current survey

  • Jul 22, 2021
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LETTERS: Officers’ response to break-in made a bad event more bearable

CPO support made a difference on an upsetting and challenging day

  • Jul 22, 2021
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Watering lawns or washing driveways not a responsible way to use the city’s drinking water supply, writes Janice Miller. File Photo

LETTERS: Now is the time to start conserving drinking water

Washing driveways, watering lawns not responsible ways to use precious commodity

  • Jul 15, 2021
Watering lawns or washing driveways not a responsible way to use the city’s drinking water supply, writes Janice Miller. File Photo
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LETTERS: Referendum rules won’t be changed for Surrey RCMP bid

High hurdle must be cleared in all of B.C.’s 87 ridings

  • Jul 15, 2021
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