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<b>LETTER:</b> Town must remember volunteers when considering rec centre fee hikes

LETTER: Town must remember volunteers when considering rec centre fee hikes

Former CAO says a committee of volunteers that crossed municipal lines raised $1.5 million toward the centre's capital costs
<b>LETTER:</b> 'To promote greener projects,' town needs to revisit Midland Bay Landing's 10-year-old plan

LETTER: 'To promote greener projects,' town needs to revisit Midland Bay Landing's 10-year-old plan

'A green walkway with trees and an attached multi-use trail is now a windswept expanse of concrete with half a dozen trees and a few benches,' writer says of 'promenade'
<b>LETTER:</b> 'Go home, truckers and all of those supporting this travesty'

LETTER: 'Go home, truckers and all of those supporting this travesty'

Convoy is 'not helping anyone by threatening our democracy, by corrupting the idea of freedom, or by pretending there is no threat from this pandemic,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Governments should be listening to Ottawa truckers' message

LETTER: Governments should be listening to Ottawa truckers' message

Why aren't Canadians enjoying the same freedoms as other countries? asks local resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Convoy supporters don't speak for all Canadians, says reader

LETTER: Convoy supporters don't speak for all Canadians, says reader

'I didn’t condemn the convoy until day two or three when it was very evident that these folks didn’t want to end the mandate, but simply bring down the government of the day,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Resident gives Midland council pat on back for budget work

LETTER: Resident gives Midland council pat on back for budget work

'Council does care and experienced stress and anguish in setting the budget,' reader says. 'This was not easy for them, nor was it for staff'
<b>LETTER:</b> Midland Bay Landing rare opportunity to make 'every Midlander proud'

LETTER: Midland Bay Landing rare opportunity to make 'every Midlander proud'

Current plan 'hardly a waterfront Utopia to be enjoyed by all,' reader says. 'Intangible and invaluable benefits all residents' could enjoy outweigh short-term economic gain
<b>LETTER:</b> North Simcoe municipalites should amalgamate to better share services, amenities

LETTER: North Simcoe municipalites should amalgamate to better share services, amenities

Writer takes issue with recent column suggesting non-Midland residents should pay higher fees to use rec centre
<b>LETTER:</b> Saying protest is about 'freedom' makes it 'more egregious'

LETTER: Saying protest is about 'freedom' makes it 'more egregious'

'Our democratic institutions are under assault by the same dark forces that are rocking other democracies across the world,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Carbon tax survey co-author 'danced around' key questions, reader says

LETTER: Carbon tax survey co-author 'danced around' key questions, reader says

'How is it families get more back based on numbers of children when it's household heating bill payers and drivers that are getting taxed?' writer questions