Letters to the Editor

Support but no money for Ferries Over Winslow | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Arts & Humanities Bainbridge and PAC support this project as a creative place-making project. We are not able to commit public art… Continue reading

  • Sep 15, 2017

Nassar will be a dynamic force | Letter to the editor

Rasham Nassar will bring needed diversity to our city council. As a young mother, Rasham is dialed into the needs and concerns of families, and… Continue reading

  • Sep 15, 2017

Bainbridge Island is cycling heaven | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Every year in the summer I come to Bainbridge to visit my folks and, of course, bring my bike along. I’m a… Continue reading

  • Sep 14, 2017

Send Tirman to the city council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Bainbridge Island voters have the opportunity to select a progressive candidate to represent them on the Island’s city council. We have a… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2017

Deets will represent us responsibly | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We plan to vote for Joe Deets for city council in the November election. His community involvement, environmental focus, strong family values… Continue reading

  • Sep 12, 2017

Join us on the Walk to Prevent Suicide | Letter to the editor

To the editor: On Sept. 23, the Bainbridge Island community will be is hosting this year’s Kitsap Peninsula Out of the Darkness Community Walk to… Continue reading

  • Sep 9, 2017

Pedestrian bridge will be an eyesore | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Prior to their last meeting, the city council sent out an email stating that they expected to turn down the Sound to… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2017

Keep a seasoned member on the council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We are very pleased that Wayne Roth is standing for re-election for Bainbridge Island City Council. We have known Wayne for several… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2017

Nassar would be excellent on council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am very happy to hear that Rasham Nassar is running for city council. She has all the qualifications to be an… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2017

City calls this a footpath? | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I have read with interest the debate about a pedestrian bridge over Highway 305. I have no strong opinion about the project… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2017

Consider a different bike bridge | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Someone needs to get their priorities in order. We need a bike bridge on Bainbridge Island, but not that one! The place… Continue reading

  • Sep 4, 2017

Our leadership has a cartoonish quality | Letter to the editor

Leadership is in part defined by words such as guidance, governance, captaincy and direction. Our city government has brought us an expensive, unnecessary logo project… Continue reading

  • Sep 4, 2017

Make another smart decision: No 305 bridge | Letter to the editor

To the editor: It was with disappointment that I read in the council had voted to continue with the bridge project. I am still not… Continue reading

  • Sep 3, 2017

Land donors should be wary of city | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I read with interest your article concerning my donation to the city of Bainbridge Island of my families beloved Christmas tree farm.… Continue reading

  • Sep 3, 2017

The civilized must suffer the dinosaurs | Letter to the editor

To the editor: With the flood of tourists in our fair city, comes the humongous vehicles they drive. These vehicles are not meant to be… Continue reading

  • Sep 2, 2017

New amenities could be expanded | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am emailing about the post in the Bainbridge Island newspaper about the disc golf course being added to Battle Point Park.… Continue reading

  • Aug 31, 2017

A fresh-thinking young woman | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am thrilled Rasham Nassar is running for the Bainbridge Island City Council. A fresh-thinking young woman on the council is what… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2017

Candidate will be a strong advocate | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am excited about Rasham Nassar’s candidacy for city council for several reasons. Rasham is a parent, a farmer, a cyclist, and… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2017

Tell Congressman Kilmer what you think | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Excellent opportunities to see Congressman Kilmer this month all over the district at town hall meetings. (‘Congressman Kilmer plans busy home schedule’… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2017

Nassar has my support for city council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Rasham Nassar is running for city council, and that is good for our island. I first met Rasham when the present city… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2017