Sunday, January 24, 2021

Letters to the Editor

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A New Year Snowman

Editor, I would like to share this incredible snowman that my kids had built with their grandpa! I was amazed when I went to the...

Another Meaford Retailer Closes Shop

Dear Editor, The closing signs in the window of Stuff to Read/The Source is one of the saddest things I saw over Christmas. We lost...

Budget Thoughts

Editor, I read the recent coverage of budget talks. First, the fact that anyone was present at the final meeting is amazing, considering the significant...

Residents Helped to Get Council to Pause on ITFD Plans

Editor, In the December 9 Meaford Independent’s article covering the Municipality of Meaford’s deferral of the sale of their 25% equity interest in the Inter-township...

Reader Opposed to Proposed Conservation Authority Changes

Editor, I am a constituent and resident of Meaford, Ontario, and I am writing to express my strong opposition to Schedule 6 in Bill 229....

School Board Advises on Winter School Closures & Bus Cancellations

Dear Editor, Parents/Guardians: This is to update you on the process for school bus cancellations and school closures that may occur during the 2020 –...

Access to Public Washrooms a Struggle During Pandemic

Letter to the Editor Dear Editor, We had an experience last weekend that our restaurants should learn from. We had to go to Cambridge for family...

Greenbacks for Greenery

Letter to the Editor Editor, That is the title of an article from The Economist. It starts with "trying to solve one of renewables knottiest problems....

Support For New Library

Letter to the Editor Editor, I am a proud supporter of our new Meaford library. We should as a community embrace this beautiful facility. Yes we...

Reader: South Georgian Bay Is Under Siege

Letter to the Editor Editor, My wife and I are moving to Meaford this winter. We have been made aware of this “Pump storage” idea and...

Concern That the Public is Being Misled

Letter to the Editor Editor, I am sharing this letter that I originally sent out to John Mikkelsen of TC Energy and copied our Mayor Barb...

Grey Bruce Health Unit: Kindness not Bullying – Please

Letter to the Editor Dear Community, As COVID-19 cases continue to climb, I want to discuss a very important unintended consequence that has become more common...

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