Archive for the ‘Letters to the Editor’ Category

  • For the love of domestic animals

    Feb 14, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: My wife and I have been saving cats and dogs and bringing them into our house for nearly 40 years. We love them as though they were our children. That’s why I was overjoyed to read Sarah Schofield’s piece in The Chatham Voice about Gary and...

  • It seems only talk is cheap

    Feb 14, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: RE: Wage comparison badly needed, CK budget process underway How wonderful for the Chatham-Kent budget that there will be a significant savings made from changes made to the minimum wage mandate. I am sure our citizens struggling to pay rent and all...

  • Red Kettle support appreciated

    Feb 7, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: The Salvation Army of Chatham-Kent would like to thank the communities in Chatham-Kent for their generosity this past Christmas Season. The donations of food, toys, money and volunteer time are all greatly appreciated. Although we didn’t quite...

  • World Cancer Day

    Feb 4, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Today is World Cancer Day and we at the Canadian Cancer Society want to thank our donors and supporters for all they’ve done and will do to help us achieve our vision of a world where no Canadian fears cancer. With nearly one in two Canadians expected...

  • Housing issue cannot be understated

    Jan 31, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: I appreciated you and your editor publishing that letter from Dan Kelly, regarding the abandoned and dangerous property on Chatham’s east end that used to house a number of businesses in that area, including the old Darlings plant, the CIL property and...

  • Obey the rules of the road

    Jan 31, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: I found Maria Logan’s letter in The Chatham Voice Jan 10, “Simple solution for bike paths,” interesting, and I was extremely interested in Eric and Anne Hoffman’s letter Jan. 17 about turning a sidewalk into a bike path. It made me...

  • Wage comparison badly needed

    Jan 28, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Significant kudos go out to both Bruce Corcoran and Robert Hakker for the information that they recently revealed to the taxpayers of Chatham-Kent about the obscene wage and benefit inequities that exist between the private and public sector jobs. Thank...

  • Turn 1 sidewalk into a bike path

    Jan 17, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Editor’s note: This letter is addressed to Jeff Bray and Chris Thibert, Dear Mr. Bray and Mr. Thibert, Chatham-Kent’s manager of parks and open spaces and C-K’s director of engineering and transportation. Sir: This letter is in regard to the following...

  • Simple solution for bike paths

    Jan 10, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Re: Bicycle paths for Victoria Avenue. I completely agree with the editorial, “Cycling links required,” on Dec. 20. The ability of governments, of any kind, to find ways to spend great amounts of the taxpayer’s money and to complicate simple...

  • Sidewalk extension badly needed

    Jan 8, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Do you think that after the New Year’s Eve tragedy on the corner of St. Clair and Crerar Drive we could get a continuance of the sidewalk along the east side of the guard rail and a foot bridge over the creek on St. Clair Avenue? Even down to...