Letters

LETTER: Willoughby’s development does not consider climate change

A local resident is concerned that nature is being sacrificed in the fast-growing neighbourhood.

  • Jul 25, 2019

LETTER: Langley man argues that Pride groups intolerant

Banning of UBC and the Vancouver Public Library shows pride society not open to diverse opinion.

  • Jul 25, 2019

LETTER: Langley man’s hospital parking fees petition garners more than 3,600 signatures

The senior behind the petition is doubtful authorities will make changes to help patients.

  • Jul 24, 2019
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LETTER: Aldergrove land buy a chance for Township innovation

The purchase of the Alder Inn and another site would allow for construction of rental units.

  • Jul 23, 2019

LETTER: Langley was generous during Christmas in July fundraiser

Funds raised go to the Langley School District Foundation food programs for local students.

  • Jul 23, 2019

LETTER: Thank you for spotlighting the good in our community

Reader Sandra Steffan was grateful to see two recent stories in the Langley Advance Times

  • Jul 22, 2019

LETTER: Dedication pays dividends for Langley health care

Liberal MLA Mary Polak lauds community efforts to make MRI suite and ER expansion possible.

  • Jul 22, 2019

LETTER: How about a compromise in Fort Langley?

Maybe everything doesn’t have to be demolished in the village

  • Jul 22, 2019

LETTER: Langley City’s MP defends Liberal pipeline purchase

MP John Aldag defends the federal government purchase of the Trans Mountain pipeline.

  • Jul 21, 2019

LETTER: Langley B and B owner critical of tourism agency support

A local business owner said he receives more support from Airbnb and Expedia.

  • Jul 20, 2019

LETTER: Interurban ideas based on nostalgia not modern passenger needs

Fraser Valley Regional District needs to be included in the planning, a Langley man contends.

  • Jul 20, 2019

LETTER: Langley City resident argues rainbow flag is about exclusion not inclusion

A local woman says fly only the municipal, provincial and national flags as they include everyone.

  • Jul 19, 2019

LETTER: Langley pool staff outstanding

A Langley woman thanks the team at Al Anderson Memorial Pool for all they do

  • Jul 18, 2019

LETTER: How do you define heritage in Fort Langley

A letter writer speaks out against demolition of several buildings in the ‘birthplace of B.C.’

  • Jul 15, 2019

LETTER: Slow down for wildlife, please

Langley letter writer pleads with drivers to drive with caution through new areas of development

  • Jul 15, 2019

LETTER: Save buildings with real historical value in Fort Langley

One suggests demolishing dilapidated structures not worth saving, focusing instead on Bedford House

  • Jul 14, 2019

LETTER: Interurban, a deal at half the price

Another proponent speaks in favour of a train versus SkyTrain out to the Fraser Valley

  • Jul 12, 2019

Retired Hydro flack happy to refute rail boosters

Arguing rages on from both sides in regards reinstating an interurban rail system in the Valley

  • Jul 10, 2019

LETTER: Langley City dog owner warns of raccoon sightings

Brad Niessen suggests being aware of predators when walking dogs near Douglas Park

  • Jul 10, 2019

LETTER: Some Fort demolitions in order

John Allan is in favour of tearing down some of the old, dilapidated structures in the village.

  • Jul 8, 2019