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Letters to the Editor

Mr. Hamilton's advertisement doesn't tell the whole truth

Re: “Letter to Airdrie Voters,” Advertisement, Oct. 8 Dear editor, Mr. Hamilton took out an advertisement in our local newspapers last week, with the objective of smearing City Hall and me during Airdrie’s election campaign.

Council should have rejected City staff's advice, candidate says

Re: “Municipal candidates should provide a well thought out action plan,” opinion column, Oct. 8. Dear editor: It was interest that I read the former City Manager’s article.

Honest mistake prompts apology

Dear editor, At the All Candidates Forum on Oct. 5 and at the Youth Forum on Oct. 6, I wore a pink cowboy hat for many reasons. The main reason was to show support to a friend of mine who is going through breast cancer.

County residents urged to vote out current council

Dear editor, Normally, only a few hundred residents per division vote in municipal elections, those who do not vote are content that our democracy is safe in the hands of so few.

No respect for parachute candidate

Dear editor, I have been a resident in Rocky View for over 25 years and this is a first for me.

School boards about more than schooling

Dear editor, “So what does the school board actually do?” Every school trustee candidate gets asked this question during their campaign.

Online learning an important tool for some students

Dear editor, At the Crossfield candidates forum, Oct. 4, the very first question put to the school board candidates was: “Why do students at W.G.

Pave or preserve - the totality of our decision

Dear editor, I am one of the 37,000 most fortunate human beings on the planet. I live in Rocky View - the best part of the best city area of the best province of the best country in the world.

Community Core, not a growth node

Dear editor, Further to my attendance at the Reeve’s Task Force meeting held in the Bearspaw Lifestyle Centre, September 22, as reported by the Rocky View Weekly, I have the following clarifications.

Retiring councillor weighs in on election

Re: Rocky View needs fiscal stability,” LTE Sept. 21 Dear editor, I wish to thank John Gough for his letter to the editor, pointing out what the true Rocky View County debt will be by July 1, 2011.