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Letters

The mess at Reid's corner

Sep 21, 2017 / 11:30 am

The city should have improved Edwards intersection with a few painted lines as it's a nightmare with people trying to turn and cars which are going straight...

Markets needed downtown

Sep 21, 2017 / 7:00 am

I have had many conversations over the years in regards to what our downtown core needs and what should happen with this space. I live on Lawrence and have...

Glenmore Rd truck route?

Sep 20, 2017 / 5:00 pm

I have noticed an increasing amount of truck traffic on Glenmore Road in the past couple years. It is being used as a Hwy 97 bypass. Trucks are getting off Hwy...

When holiday ads are okay

Sep 20, 2017 / 11:00 am

With regard to the issue of when Christmas advertising and selling should begin: I was listening to CBC yesterday. The discussion on air from 12:30 till 1 p.m...

More parking needed

Sep 20, 2017 / 8:36 am

I don't think a large commercial block is what's needed at the old bargain store on Bernard. I think residential and more public parking would better...

Kelowna needs larger mall

Sep 19, 2017 / 3:30 pm

I have lived in Kelowna for eight years and believe that Kelowna is crying out for a new bigger mall, a real signature piece that meets the needs of the city as...

Liberals not supporting

Sep 19, 2017 / 10:26 am

There have been numerous news reports, articles, and letters to the editors concerning the premature nature of the proposed federal tax changes. Contributions...

Yacht Club tourist centre

Sep 18, 2017 / 4:30 pm

Richard Drinnan is usually spot on with his analyses and he certainly got it completely right in his recent letter titled “Visitor info centre should go...

Taxi refusal

Sep 18, 2017 / 9:18 am

My wife and I arrived home from Calgary and after picking up our one piece of luggage we proceeded outside the terminal to get a taxi. Standing a few feet to...

Employ the homeless

Sep 14, 2017 / 11:56 am

I think that the BC government is going the wrong way dealing with the homeless issue. We should be creating employment and self worth instead of just giving...

Ghosts of Guisachan

Sep 13, 2017 / 3:45 pm

There's more about ghosts at Guisachan Heritage Park Village. People would hear and see a horse and carriage along the tree lined lane. I think the story is...

Reckless driving not okay

Sep 13, 2017 / 12:00 pm

For the most part I get highly annoyed with Kelowna drivers pretty much on a daily basis. If you leave space between yourself and the vehicle in front of you it...

Traffic woes

Sep 13, 2017 / 9:47 am

Just sitting here watching the traffic going and I use the term lightly, past our home on High road and cannot help but wonder when the Kelowna city council are...

Peachland community plan

Sep 12, 2017 / 4:45 pm

The Official Community Plan (OCP) is not a guide, it’s a master plan. Peachland city council arrogantly and defiantly scuttled it while constantly...

Service roads failing grade

Sep 12, 2017 / 11:30 am

I went up to Chute lake yesterday and I was appalled at the condition of both Gillard forest service road and the KVR leading to the Chute lake resort. The road...

Promises made to veterans

Sep 12, 2017 / 9:04 am

In regards to the Prime Minister telling the caucus they need to stay focused. I agree but our PM needs to keep his promises and needs to stay focused on what...

Tourist mistreating

Sep 12, 2017 / 6:00 am

My son and his wife came for a holiday and were staying in Vernon and came to Kelowna to have lunch with me on Thursday August 31. They parked in the open air...

Fight fire with cigarettes

Sep 11, 2017 / 5:00 pm

This is the most expensive and extensive wildfire season ever in British Columbia and the costs are staggering. Wildfires have literally burned up over $400...

Shannon lake bridge

Sep 11, 2017 / 2:35 pm

Here is a trick question, how many government employees does it take to build a two lane bridge over a creek? The answer is one. So get him or her to call a...

Sign a waste of funds

Sep 11, 2017 / 12:19 pm

I can’t stop laughing! $7,000 for signs that say, “Please don’t toss the butts”. What a ridiculous use of funds. I am sick of these do...

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