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Letters

Overlooking Real Problem

Jan 28, 2005 / 5:30 am

Why do we constantly have this inane ability to overlook the real problem? The result of the problems we have created, is "the kids". As adults in this society,...

Lack Of Respect

Jan 28, 2005 / 5:30 am

This is in response to a letter written on the subject of "Curfew for Teens". I was appalled at the absolute lack of respect he had for teenagers in Kelowna. I...

Nothing Is Free In Life

Jan 27, 2005 / 5:30 am

Free Heroin? Nothing in life is free and seldom easy. Why should I have to pay for drug users addiction? I see people writing in stating how hard it is for the...

Time To Listen Mayor

Jan 27, 2005 / 5:30 am

Its time that the Mayor and Council started to listen to the taxpayers and the business owners of the downtown core. Time after time people bring this issue to...

Coalition For Homeless

Jan 27, 2005 / 5:30 am

The Kelowna Homelessness Steering Committee recognizes and shares the frustration businesses feel about the change in the downtown core. There is a criminal...

Curfew For Teens

Jan 27, 2005 / 5:30 am

Well the Mayor wants us to work together, good idea, however I think that statement is a little late and not enough to smooth the wrinkles out. In a show of the...

Minor Recreation Centre

Jan 26, 2005 / 5:30 am

For the life of me I can not understand why the City Council of this fair city did not convert the gym of the old KSS into a minor recreation centre for the...

Head In The Sand

Jan 26, 2005 / 5:30 am

There is an increasing awareness emerging in our city that we have a city council that just doesn’t have what it takes to do the job. This realization is...

Clean Downtown For Youth

Jan 26, 2005 / 5:30 am

I would like to see the downtown core cleaned up for the sake of our own youth, currently growing up in Kelowna, who for many reasons, are being attacked to...

Rallying The Troops

Jan 24, 2005 / 5:00 pm

City Council Meeting: Thanks for the great response to my letter, secondly the City Council Meeting Tuesday 7pm City Hall, I would love to see the residents of...

Downtown Business Fed Up

Jan 24, 2005 / 5:58 am

Thank you, T.C. for your well put letter. I would like to invite (and encourage) you and any other concerned citizens, business owners, and landlords to join us...

Try Volunteering

Jan 24, 2005 / 5:58 am

I would like to ask what J.Z. thinks should be done & how J.Z. is helping to solve this problem. Is J.Z. going to Leon Avenue & helping at the Gospel Mission?...

My Two Cents Worth

Jan 24, 2005 / 5:30 am

I must put my two cents in with all the letters coming into Castanet about the downtown situation. I used to work part time down town in the summer and felt...

Move Them Out

Jan 24, 2005 / 5:30 am

Congratulations TC and your letter to city council. Great point you raised, I""m all for pitching in to rent a bus and move these people who are forcing local...

Work to Fix Problems

Jan 24, 2005 / 5:30 am

I just read your letter T.C. I agree with most of your points on the homeless problem, but why pick on Kettle Valley? I do not live in Kettle Valley but do live...

Barre Charges Unfair

Jan 24, 2005 / 5:15 am

I am saddened by the brutal actions taken by our judicial system towards Mike Barre who is being charged with starting the McLure fire 2 summers ago. An honest...

Can""t Believe Changes

Jan 24, 2005 / 5:15 am

It is funny. I have lived here for 27 years. It is hard to believe the changes. Changes per say on how people care and treat others. It seems once there were...

Getting Anywhere?

Jan 24, 2005 / 5:00 am

to M.J.G. You did a fine job in your letter. Now who do we send letter""s like yours to? If someone could tell us where, maybe we could change what is really...

Homeless Is A Choice

Jan 23, 2005 / 5:30 am

In regards to the letter from J.Z. First of all, I know what its like to live on the streets, be on welfare and eat out of garbage cans. I have been sexually,...

Homeless Scams

Jan 23, 2005 / 5:15 am

I think J.Z. is missing the point about the homeless in Kelowna. What this person needs to do sometime is watch some of these homeless people run their little...

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