Letters to the Editor

Nassar will be a strong voice for BI | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We are a group of wellness practitioners who care deeply about the physical, spiritual and community health of our island. Like many,… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017

Tirman will be the one who listens | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Remember the Island Power debacle? The group urged the city to spend tens of millions of dollars on a hostile takeover of… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017

Nassar will work to find solutions | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Are you worried about rising taxes? Afraid to bike or walk on roads without proper trails or sidewalks? Saddened by the loss… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

Robinson has a history of proven competence | Letter to the editor

To the editor: As a 12-year resident of Bainbridge Island, I have had a longterm interest in the governance of our island purely as a… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

Matthew Tirman would champion ‘smart growth’ | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Voters are fortunate to have Matthew Tirman, a candidate for city council, District 3 for Bainbridge Island, on the ballot. It is… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

Deets is the right choice for council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to wholeheartedly endorse Joe Deets for the North Ward Council position. I have known Joe for several years and… Continue reading

  • Oct 29, 2017

City, candidates again ignore the rules | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing because political sign season is upon us again and, as is the case whenever it is upon us, campaigns… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2017

Wakefield will bring a new vision to board | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to urge my fellow islanders to strongly consider voting in favor of Christina Wakefield for school board. One of… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2017

Nassar is knowledgable on the issues | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Rassam Nassar, trusted and knowledgeable: I met Rassam several years ago at a city council meeting. Since meeting her we have run… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2017

Jones will keep Bainbridge a special place | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to strongly endorse longtime Bainbridge Island resident Ted Jones for the city council position. Our city is a unique… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Jakubik is a champion for our children | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Those who have attended any Bainbridge Island School Board meeting have been honored to see the wisdom and compassion for our children… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Library system needs levy support | Letter to the editor

To the editor: While frustration and discontent with our public institutions often spark civic engagement one institution seems to garner almost universal love: our library.… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2017

Robinson has served us well | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to ask readers to seriously consider supporting Kirk Robinson for park district commissioner. When I asked him several years… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2017

Robinson has parks experience and knowledge | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The BI Metro Park & Recreation District is fortunate to have Kirk Robinson on its board. The reasons to vote for Kirk… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Libraries are a community cornerstone | Letter to the editor

To the editor: As a lifelong library supporter, I urge you to vote yes on Proposition 1 to approve an 8 cent increase in funding… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Nassar did not support PSE takeover | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Last week a letter appeared in The Bainbridge Islander claiming that Rasham Nassar was a proponent for a city-owned utility company. The… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2017

City council needs environmental advocates | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We have three proven environmental advocates running for council this year – Ted Jones, Joe Deets and Rasham Nassar. They didn’t just… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2017

Thanks for standing up for transparency | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The League of Women Voters of Kitsap commends the editorial staff of the Bainbridge Review for raising community awareness of the threat… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2017

Roth is thoughtful, pragmatic collaborator | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Wayne spent most of his career working at NPR in local, regional and national capacities, and began his tenure on city council… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2017

Roth is simply the better choice | Letter to the editor

To the editor: There has been a commendable effort to lessen personal attacks and subtle innuendo, but this standard should be applied to both sides… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2017