Unpublished

Letters Of This Type

Those who would blindly defend police actions are always quick to placate the angry citizens by wagging their fingers back and saying “let’s wait for the facts... more
Police
Police abuse
streetcar
Toronto
Sammy Yatim
Toronto police
How City Council has handled the Casino affair should not be a surprise to citizens. We had a foretaste of it under the former Council when they abruptly... more
Casino
Lansdowne Live
governance
City of Ottawa
Eugene Melnyk
Marianne Wilkinson
Kent Kirpatrick
Ottawa
To the editor: Good to know the Senate committee on energy and the environment has tallied pipeline "accidents" at an average of 9 each year 2006-10; and only... more
Pipelines
Oil sands pipelines
Energy East pipeline
Ottawa
It’s time to stand up for science in the public interest in Canada. In recent years we have seen cuts to many important scientific institutions, science... more
Dear Editor, I am not surprised, despite Mary Pitt's likability in Nepean, that there is once again public outcry over the naming of a public place or... more
City of Ottawa Commemorative naming policy
renaming public institutions
Renaming of CentrePointe park
City of Ottawa
City of Ottawa policy
Jim Watson
Rick Chiarelli
David Reevely
Ottawa Citizen
Ottawa
CentrePointe Community Association
Public consultation
I had a conversation at a tenant BBQ in Ottawa Centre, the person lived in Ottawa South and would be voting in the By-election on August 1st. Asked if they... more
Ottawa South
Matt Young
PC Party of Ontario
Dear Editor, I was very pleased to read in the paper this morning (http://bit.ly/11iFnfJ) that the Federal Government has approved the importation of two... more
Parasitic wasps
Emerald Ash Borer
Ash trees
Urban Forest
Tree canopy
Health
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Ontario
Canada
CFIA
The Ottawa Citizen today reported on Ontario’s oldest Maple tree being “discovered” in Peterborough.http://www.ottawacitizen.com/technology/World+oldest+known+... more
SMH
Development
biodiversity
This is a very stimulating article – I hardly know where to begin. I agree that the UN Security Council did not contribute to a timely resolution in Rwanda –... more
International Relations
Foreign Policy
United Nations
Canada
John Baird
Ottawa Citizen
Michael Den Tandt
To the Editor (Ottawa Citizen), The latest numbers indicate that the Ontario Liberal Party once again underestimated the cost of moving Gas Plants in... more
Gas Plants
Oakville
Mississauga
Dalton McGuinty
Kathleen Wynne
Ontario Liberal Party
PC Party of Ontario
Rob Dekker
Dear Editor, Mr. Reevely's article in the Citizen today entitled, 'Why not run trains on Carling?' does a good job of explaining the City's argument why LRT... more
Carling Ave. LRT
Light Rail Transit
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Western LRT route
Richmond Underground
Merivale Rd.
Westgate
Business Plan
Development
Planning
Transportation
Intensification
Open Letter to all Provincial and Territorial Premiers, First Nations Chiefs and Mayors of Canada, I imagine you would not like to have decisions you and your... more
Canada-China Investment Treaty
FIPPA
Oil
Oil sands
Bitumen
Pipelines
Energy
Environment
As environmental stewardship becomes more popular, many businesses and people are increasingly using biodegradable materials in their operations: envelopes,... more
Zero Waste
Pollution
Environment
Health
Sustainable Economy
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Waste management
Recycling
Composting
Biodegradeable materials
Parents have repeatedly told us that they want to provide health food options for their kids, but often find that the environment around them undermines those... more
Food
Health
Obesity
GMOs
Monsanto
Alex Munter
Ottawa
Children
Environment
Ages ago when I was just 12, Dave Brown wrote a column about me and my friends on a CARE cause we were on. This was for the Ottawa Journal. Accompanying the... more
southmarch
eco
watershed
Planning

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