Letters

LETTER: Open-door immigration adds to federal spending, Langley man argues

A Langley man said the country can’t take in large numbers of immigrants in this tough economy.

  • Dec 13, 2018

LETTER: Willoughby is not the golden goose for other neighbourhoods

Funds collected from Willoughby development should be spend in that area.

  • Dec 13, 2018

LETTER: Township council needs to work together

Writer bemoans ‘personal feelings clouding judgement on things that make sense to the public’

LETTER: Don’t flood Canada with illegals

Langley letter writer Dean Clark opposes Justin Trudeau’s plan for a ‘flood’ of migrants.

  • Dec 9, 2018

LETTER: We have one chance, let’s get it right

Council can and should learn from past mistakes when planning development of Brookswood/Fernridge.

  • Dec 6, 2018

If you’re going to pull Baby It’s Cold Outside, pull these songs too, B.C. man writes

Parksville resident Bernie Smith points to other offensive holiday tunes

  • Dec 5, 2018
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Christmas fun at Aldergrove Library 2018
Aldergrove Christmas Parade 2018
Aldergrove Children's Christmas Party
Langley Community Chorus Christmas Concert 2018

LETTER: What about Langley’s trees?

Council had better work pretty fast or much of Langley Township will be clear-cut

LETTER: All levels of government have role in creating child care spaces

A Langley letter writer argues that more needs to be done to create quality child care in B.C.

  • Nov 28, 2018

LETTER: Kettles are fun way to make a difference in our community

A Langley bell ringer encourages others to volunteer for the Salvation Army annual Christmas drive.

  • Nov 26, 2018

LETTER: As the deadline approaches, more locals are speaking to referendum

There’s still time to cast a vote for or against proportional representation in B.C.

  • Nov 26, 2018

LETTER: Debate rages whether flag in a Langley classroom is educational or offensive

Letter writers are coming down for and against hanging a ‘rising sun’ flag in a Walnut Grove class.

  • Nov 25, 2018

LETTER: Rising Sun flag doesn’t need to be up in Langley classroom

Display the flag only if it relates to the lesson being taught, a local man argues

  • Nov 25, 2018

LETTER: Flag has place in Langley classroom and history

Erasing history by tearing down statues and destroying or hiding flags is counterproductive: writer.

  • Nov 22, 2018

Remembrance Day 2018 – Aldergrove, B.C.

Jim Sclater of Aldergrove was inspired to pen the 2018 Remembrance Day verses

LETTER: Langley voter turnout disappointing

Ashamed, very, very ashamed of our fellow Langley citizens for their pathetic voter turnout

LETTER: Looking forward to watching Langley’s new council at work

One local reader shares views on the outcome of the Township’s civic election – who’s in and who’s out.

  • Oct 26, 2018

LETTER: Retired firefighter defends union’s election involvement

In rebuttal to another letter writer’s stance on firefighter involvement in municipal politics.

  • Oct 19, 2018

LETTER: Environment as a Langley election issue

A reader shares link to a Facebook page offering candidates’ views on enviro issues in the Township.

  • Oct 18, 2018

LETTER: Langley trustee thanks candidates for their strength

Putting your name forward for public office is a big commitment, but so too is voting.

  • Oct 8, 2018

LETTER: Langley seniors ask important question of their candidates

There are two seniors-oriented all-candidate meetings this week at Langley’s seniors centre.

  • Oct 8, 2018