Letters to the Editor

Our beloved tree was a safety hazard | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Winslow community, you may have noticed a very open space on the corner of Winslow Way and Madison Avenue corner. Robinia pseudoacacia,… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2019

 

Let’s work together for a livable future | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Young people are speaking out. The May 31 article about Hannah Cutler, the Hyla School eighth-grader who won the World Affairs Council’s… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2019

 

We’re doomed if we don’t stop idling | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We’re doomed. I can’t park in a lot on Bainbridge without encountering someone idling his or her car. Once in a while,… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2019

 

Thanks for supporting our Bike to School Day | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Thanks to so many for making Bike to School Day 2019 such a great day. I can’t speak for everyone, but from… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

The people Trump wants are here now | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The younger more educated immigrants that Trump prefers, ARE the dreamers. PJ McEWAN Bainbridge Island… Continue reading

  • May 27, 2019

Please drive the posted speed limit | Letters to the editor

Bravo to the Bainbridge Island City Council. May and all months have been proclaimed to be Drive the Speed Limit months. Why does this matter… Continue reading

  • May 24, 2019

City should think again before purchase | Letter to the editor

To the editor: My wife and I often visit a dear friend who resides, since her husband’s death, at Madrona House — a very pleasant… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2019

Wood chips probe prompts questions | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Do I understand correctly that everybody involved in the chip delivery saga to the Peltiers, including the public works director who OK’d… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019

Remind PSE of the importance of clean energy | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Thank you 23rd Legislative District! We are so fortunate, in Kitsap County, to have Senator Christine Rolfes who co-sponsored the governor’s 100… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2019

Council should stop project immediately | Letter to the editor

To the editor: It seems apparent that four members of the Bainbridge Island City Council have not fully had the time to pour over the… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2019

Impeachment needs support of GOP Senate | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I was delighted to see that the Bainbridge Island City Council abandoned their plan to call for the impeachment of Donald Trump.… Continue reading

  • May 10, 2019

Your voice is needed to solve homelessness | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Steven Grassia offers some good ideas on dealing with homelessness locally. (“305 homeless camp requires action by city,” Bainbridge Island Review, April… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2019

New hotel will bring change to Winslow | Letter to the editor

To the editor: In looking at the plans for the new Winslow Hotel, there’s little question that a 75-room wedding destination/convention center with restaurants, meeting… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2019

Drivers are to blame on Fletcher Bay Road | Letter to the editor

To the editor: As someone who has worked for many years designing processes, I always balked when someone came up with a “needed” change to… Continue reading

  • May 2, 2019

305 homeless camp requires action by city | Letter to the editor

To the editor: When is the city of Bainbridge Island going to do something about the homeless camp on Highway 305 near the intersection of… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2019

Help dreamers make their dream come true | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am so encouraged at the Bainbridge Island City Council’s overwhelming endorsement of the Green New Deal. As important as this is… Continue reading

  • Apr 23, 2019

Improve safety by lowering speed limit | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Re: Fletcher Bay speed, our property is on that blind curve. It’s always been a challenge to negotiate. We thought that the… Continue reading

  • Apr 20, 2019

Let’s do our part and make things right | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Lawmakers in Olympia plan to balance the tax system in Washington state. The effect will be to increase my taxes and those… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2019

Taxes are the least of Trump’s problems | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I agree with Mr. Sheldon (“Asking for Trump tax returns ins’t American,” April 5 Bainbridge Review). It is so unfair to require… Continue reading

  • Apr 16, 2019

People must act on global climate change | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Listening this week to an NPR interview of Nathaniel Rich, the author of the new book “Losing Earth,” I found myself —… Continue reading

  • Apr 15, 2019