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Letters

Congrats Mayor Gray

Mar 24, 2005 / 5:30 am

Congratulations to Mayor Gray, City Council & the RCMP, Previously I""ve bashed about Leon Ave & the problems associated with it, guess the squeaky wheels...

Where Do Fines Go?

Mar 24, 2005 / 5:30 am

I""m writing in regards to the homeless people who are being ticketed for being on the street. I like to know where is the money going from the fines if and...

Open Parks"" Bathrooms

Mar 23, 2005 / 12:00 pm

Why do all the public bathrooms have to be locked all winter at the play parks? It seems ironic that we encourage children to run around and use the parks to...

Council Is ""Development Based""

Mar 23, 2005 / 10:00 am

I find it very convenient for the stake holders of the KSS property that a “vandal” just happened to gain access to the valve shut off that controlled the...

Council Was Right On KSS

Mar 23, 2005 / 9:30 am

This letter is in regards to the letter submitted by B.C. and posted on Castanet March 22. Once again, we have a person who is making wild accusations against...

Thanks Mom And Dad

Mar 23, 2005 / 5:30 am

I fully agree with G.B. in regards to spanking. I was raised with a disciplined hand. If I was bad I was spanked. I was NEVER abused and I learned my lessons...

Disturbed By Decision

Mar 23, 2005 / 5:30 am

I must admit I was slightly disturbed by city councils decision to bail out the Rotary Club for the arts of their 1.2 million dollar debt. As far as I could...

Judge A Book By Cover

Mar 23, 2005 / 5:30 am

Some of us sit in our cozy little homes, sleep in cozy little beds with warm blankets and walls to keep out the cold and doors to lock our possessions in. What...

Rich Should Foot Heritage Bill

Mar 23, 2005 / 3:00 am

I am all for keeping buildings in good shape and looking good but I am not for costing the owner or taxpayer to do it. How would they like me to tell them I...

Sadden By KSS Decision

Mar 22, 2005 / 11:16 am

I am saddened by the news that City Hall will not protect our rich history in the Old KSS Red Brick Building. It’s no surprise, as whoever was responsible for...

Old KSS Brick Idea

Mar 22, 2005 / 6:31 am

The old KSS is coming down. Is there someone out there who went to KSS who would be willing to pay $5 for one of the old red bricks? This would be a great...

Offer A Bag For Deposits

Mar 22, 2005 / 5:30 am

On an older, but still pertinent issue of dog poop, I have this to say. My family recently moved to the Scotty Creek area of Kelowna. This was quite lovely for...

Misuse Of Union Funds

Mar 22, 2005 / 5:30 am

I am a BCGEU member and I just wanted to say I certainly was never consulted on the use of our funds to supply the homeless with shopping carts. If this isn’t...

More Tickets More Money

Mar 22, 2005 / 5:30 am

The Mayor of Kelowna seems not to care a lot about the real crimes that go on in the city. Ever since Gordon Campbell said he is giving money back to cities in...

Smack Kids Into Place

Mar 21, 2005 / 1:00 pm

I agree with that teacher from Manitoba. Our kids are totally disrespectful today. They have no fear of anyone. They lack serious discipline and it shows more...

OUC Profs Inconsiderate

Mar 21, 2005 / 12:00 pm

To our teachers at OUC: I have a child that attends Okanagan University College, the North Campus. He works and studies hard. He was told to check online on the...

McKinnon On A Power Trip

Mar 21, 2005 / 6:38 am

The "Shopping Cart Issue" brings up several interesting issues. It appears to me that Supt. McKinnon has really gone on a power trip since winning his "man of...

Poll Response Ignorant

Mar 21, 2005 / 6:35 am

The numbers of the crackdown on shopping carts poll only displays the ignorance of our community, not to mention City Hall, the RCMP and a host of others who...

Tax System Is Broken

Mar 21, 2005 / 6:34 am

RE: "No incentive to work" I understand your problems and respect you for working hard to support your family. We too just finished our income tax and wonder...

Build Lockers - Not Buggies

Mar 21, 2005 / 6:28 am

Supplying the homeless population with shopping carts is a ridiculous idea. How can we complain and complain about wanting the streets of Kelowna "cleaned up"...

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