Letters

(Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)

LETTER: Seniors left homebound by snow-covered roads

‘We need to have some help so that we can manage to stay in our own homes’

  • Jan 14, 2022
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LETTER: Thanks to a Good Samaritan

Anonymous stranger pays for half an expensive vehicle repair

  • Jan 14, 2022
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LETTER: Chilliwack COVID clinic lineup system doesn’t make sense

‘Arranged like an X, with one path going into the test centre and the other path crossing into the vaccine centre’

  • Jan 7, 2022
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LETTER: Trustee Furgason is not interested in students

‘I suspect he actually would love to destroy the current public system from the inside’

  • Jan 7, 2022
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LETTER: Speeding on Fairfield Island is out of control

‘Is it going to take a fatality to stop the speeding on McSween Road raceway?’

  • Jan 7, 2022
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Chilliwack School District school bus outside Sardis elementary on June 11, 2014. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)

LETTER: Chilliwack school trustee critical of delay school reopening

Heather Maahs ‘extremely disappointed in the ministry’s plan to start a week later’

  • Jan 3, 2022
Chilliwack School District school bus outside Sardis elementary on June 11, 2014. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)
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LETTER: Chief acknowledges all who came together at Skawahlook during storms

‘I raise my hands in thanks and respect to all people who assisted us’

  • Dec 10, 2021
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LETTER: Government paid sick day rules are unfair

‘There are not enough public-sector jobs available to employ everyone who wants one’

  • Dec 2, 2021
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Sandbags. (Black Press file photo)

LETTER: So many selfless acts from neighbours in recent days

‘I wanted to bring some much-earned recognition to a group of amazing people’

  • Dec 2, 2021
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A small group of anti-vaxxers got past security and into a Chilliwack Giants football game at Townsend Park on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021. (Submitted)

LETTER: ‘Disgusted’ by anti-vax protesters

‘Obey the law and stay away from me and mine’

  • Nov 23, 2021
A small group of anti-vaxxers got past security and into a Chilliwack Giants football game at Townsend Park on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021. (Submitted)
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LETTER: Not what veterans fought for

Anti-vaccine protesters on Remembrance Day ‘have no concept of sacrifice or love’

  • Nov 23, 2021
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Chilliwack School District school bus outside Sardis elementary on June 11, 2014. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)

LETTER: Did definition of conflict change between meetings?

‘Clearly, our code of conduct was broken,’ writes Chilliwack School District trustee Heather Maahs

  • Nov 23, 2021
Chilliwack School District school bus outside Sardis elementary on June 11, 2014. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)
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LETTER: Stranded travellers give thanks to Skawahlook and Hope residents

‘We can’t wait to return and show our support back to you’

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Sheets of plastic are seen near pools of water around a landscaped area of the Molson Coors Fraser Valley Brewery in Chilliwack on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)

LETTER: Molson landscaping is failing

Recommendation they remove what is there and grow fruit trees

  • Nov 12, 2021
Sheets of plastic are seen near pools of water around a landscaped area of the Molson Coors Fraser Valley Brewery in Chilliwack on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)
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LETTER: Strahl’s stance on COVID vaccines is bewildering

‘Ironic that he and his Conservative colleagues castigated the Liberals for not acquiring enough vaccines’

  • Nov 12, 2021
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LETTER: Not enough essential health care provided in Chilliwack

‘Complex problems can only be served somewhat in Abbotsford and more fully to the west’

  • Nov 12, 2021
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LETTER: Workers should be able to skip vacation to pay the bills

B.C. legislation should be changed

  • Nov 12, 2021
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German train traveling through green fields on a sunny day of summer. Passenger train on rail tracks at sunset.

LETTER: Bring back passenger rail to the Fraser Valley

Too much money and attention is spent focused on SkyTrain

  • Nov 5, 2021
German train traveling through green fields on a sunny day of summer. Passenger train on rail tracks at sunset.
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LETTER: Warms the heart to see compassion

Good Samaritan returned found pouch with American cash

  • Nov 5, 2021
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A disposable face mask is shown attached to a woman’s arm in Old Montreal, Sunday, July 18 2021, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Canada and around the world. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

LETTER: Disposable masks are a risk to birds

‘Before you throw your mask out, take 10 seconds to separate the elastic from the mask’

  • Nov 5, 2021
A disposable face mask is shown attached to a woman’s arm in Old Montreal, Sunday, July 18 2021, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Canada and around the world. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes