Letter to the Editor

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LETTER: Clayton area woman encourages kindness during pandemic

A recent loved one’s cancer death has reminded a letter writer that life is short

  • Mar 21, 2021
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Felled trees were seen being removed from a South Langley street earlier this month. (John Elliott/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

LETTER: South Langley letter writer wants Township to do better at tree protection

Township politicies and strategies say trees are valued but it lets sites be logged, writer said

  • Mar 20, 2021
Felled trees were seen being removed from a South Langley street earlier this month. (John Elliott/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Local peace advocates want the public to speak out against the federal government buying new fighter jets, such as this F-35A that flew at an Ottawa air show in 2019. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press)

LETTER: Public fast meant to give Langley food for thought on jet fighter purchase

Three local people say the millions earmarked for new jets would be better spent on helping people

  • Mar 20, 2021
Local peace advocates want the public to speak out against the federal government buying new fighter jets, such as this F-35A that flew at an Ottawa air show in 2019. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press)
Have an opinion you’d like to share? Submit letters to the editor through our website, via email or the postal service. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press Media)

LETTER: Federal gun control changes leaving Canadians confused, Langley letter writer says

Local resident concerned law-abiding citizens hindered but criminals helped by proposed changes

  • Mar 15, 2021
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Have an opinion you’d like to share? Submit letters to the editor through our website, via email or the postal service. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press Media)

LETTER: Letter writer asks public to lobby Langley Township over truck route

A local resident wants to restrict big trucks in a residential neighbourhood

  • Mar 13, 2021
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Have an opinion you’d like to share? Submit letters to the editor through our website, via email or the postal service. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press Media)

LETTER: Langley resident questions B.C.’s vaccine booking system

B.C. allowed patchwork quilt of appointment booking methods that didn’t work well, letter writer says

  • Mar 12, 2021
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Students at a local school wrote letters to adults to mark the one year anniversary of the global pandemic. (Langley Advance Times files)

LETTER: Langley student letters giving COVID advice charm reader

Students offered hopeful messages and encouraged adults to keep everyone safe

  • Mar 9, 2021
Students at a local school wrote letters to adults to mark the one year anniversary of the global pandemic. (Langley Advance Times files)
A local letter writer encourages people to move towards plant-based agriculture. (Black Press Media files)

LETTER: Langley resident says look at the true cost of agriculture

In response to the Painful Truth opinion column, a letter writer explores farming issues

  • Mar 8, 2021
A local letter writer encourages people to move towards plant-based agriculture. (Black Press Media files)
A local resident is concerned about the low voter turnout in the recent school board byelection. (Langley Advance Times files)

LETTER: Few Langley residents bothered to vote in school trustee election

A local letter writer wonders why the current situation didn’t prompt more people to cast ballots

  • Mar 7, 2021
A local resident is concerned about the low voter turnout in the recent school board byelection. (Langley Advance Times files)
A Langley senior has had his vaccination and booster and is reporting no ill effects. (Black Press Media files)

LETTER: Langley man has both jabs and encourages others to get theirs

No uncontrollable rolling of eyes, swelling in odd places, nor inversion of bellybutton, man reports

  • Mar 7, 2021
A Langley senior has had his vaccination and booster and is reporting no ill effects. (Black Press Media files)
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LETTER: The more Langley woman learns about the world, the more she loves Canada

A year into the pandemic, local letter writer praises government handling of difficult situation

  • Mar 6, 2021
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This is the latest letter from a local writer concerned about the cutting of trees on land being developed. (Langley Advance Times files)

LETTER: Langley politicians happy allow developers to cut down trees, letter writer argues

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  • Mar 6, 2021
This is the latest letter from a local writer concerned about the cutting of trees on land being developed. (Langley Advance Times files)
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LETTER: Langley resident laments loss of housing dreams for youth

Canadians have to rethink about equality in light of economic disparities

  • Mar 5, 2021
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A local reader expresses his opposition to the government carbon tax. (Crystal Schick/Black Press Media)

LETTER: Langley man argues carbon tax talk was all hot air

Emissions have risen and it’s costing more for Canadians, a local letter writer contends

  • Mar 5, 2021
A local reader expresses his opposition to the government carbon tax. (Crystal Schick/Black Press Media)
Langley Township council passed a tree protection bylaw in 2019, but one resident says the municipality does not do enough to preserve valuable trees. (Black Press Media)

LETTER: The last straw

An Aldergrove resident mourns the loss of 125-year-old Douglas fir tree

  • Mar 3, 2021
Langley Township council passed a tree protection bylaw in 2019, but one resident says the municipality does not do enough to preserve valuable trees. (Black Press Media)
The family of a Langley senior is frustrated at the lack of communication on his vaccination. (Black Press Media files)

LETTER: 100-year-old Langley war veteran awaits COVID jab

Family says Fraser Health tells them to wait when they ask about his vaccination

  • Mar 3, 2021
The family of a Langley senior is frustrated at the lack of communication on his vaccination. (Black Press Media files)
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LETTER: Langley reader says Portugal solved overdose crisis

Others should follow the example to deal with the other epidemic taking place, letter writer argues

  • Mar 3, 2021
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Pete Ryan’s voyageur statue seen at the Langley City municipal building. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times/February 2021)

LETTER: Reader shares thoughts on historic Langley City wood statues

Resident glad to learn the history of the pieces and about the man who created them

  • Mar 2, 2021
Pete Ryan’s voyageur statue seen at the Langley City municipal building. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times/February 2021)
An artist’s rendering of what the Surrey-Langley SkyTrain station would look like at 166th Street in Surrey. (TransLink)

LETTER: Langley City staff shouldn’t be dabbling in investing with public money

Resident disagrees with City’s financial direction

  • Mar 1, 2021
An artist’s rendering of what the Surrey-Langley SkyTrain station would look like at 166th Street in Surrey. (TransLink)
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LETTER: Langley letter writer grateful for MLAs’ service but…

Longtime politicians are in line for hefty pensions

  • Feb 22, 2021
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