Letters to the Editor

Letter to the editor

Grad Night It is inspiring, humbling and heart-warming when you experience the strength of the community surrounding you. Just six weeks ago a group of… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2021

 

Letters to the editor

Town Hall wrong To the editor: It’s disappointing that the “Town Hall” May 22 on Bainbridge Island police funding was rigged to a pre-determined outcome… Continue reading

  • Jun 5, 2021

 

Letters to the editor

Wrong priorities To the editor: Saturday a Zoom Town Hall took place, and they had a message worth the listen. Bainbridge Island Mayor Rasham Nassar… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2021

 

Letters to the editor

Story off track To the editor: I’m discouraged by what I read in the paper regarding your coverage of the park board’s May 6 meeting.… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2021

Letters to the Editor

Salary problems To the editor: I was appalled to read the report of a 300 percent increase in City Council salaries with no public process.… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2021

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Board unethical To the editor: The blatant abuse of power demonstrated during the April Ethics Board meeting, by those who have the public’s trust to… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2021

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New PSE route To the editor: Our electric utility, Puget Sound Energy, has narrowed the route options for its proposed high-voltage transmission line. Three options… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2021

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Racial bias? To the editor: There is no doubt we need to raise and address important racial issues within our city government and our community.… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2021

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Appreciate coverage To the editor: I write in appreciation of the coverage the Bainbridge Review has given recently to biking and walking infrastructure issues in… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2021

Letters to the editor

No bike trails To the editor: Please do not put mountain bike trails in the Grand Forest where people are walking. I was walking at… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2021

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Do we need it? To the editor: Want. Want. Want, but do we need it? The human ego is the most destructive species on the… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2021

Bike trail information off the mark

I’d like to comment on the article in last Friday’s Review, titled “Bike trail idea: A mountain of debate”. I was involved in the fundraising… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2021

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Save forest again To the editor: The Jones family moved to Meadowmeer in 1976. We walked and rode the DNR forest beginning in 1968 when… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2021

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Harrison boondoggle To the editor: The March 12 “second opinion” provided by Councilmembers Leslie Schneider and Kirsten Hytopoulos appears to be an effort to shore… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2021

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Affordable housing To the editor: I ravenously read the March 5 Bainbridge Islander article titled Developer floats project with affordable housing. It sounded like a… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 2021

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Council unreal To the editor: I’m in favor of providing our police with a new police station and in favor of changing the seismic standards… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2021

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Health security To the editor: Given that more than 500,000 Americans and two million people across the world have died of COVID-19, the United States… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2021

Pie in the sky vs. road safety now

Four years ago, to meet comprehensive planning requirements of the state Growth Management Act, the city of Bainbridge Island adopted the Island-Wide Transportation Plan (IWTP).… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2021

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Ambitious plan In November 2020, the Bainbridge Island City Council approved an ambitious Climate Action Plan calling for a 90 percent reduction in greenhouse gas… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2021

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Girl Scouts Our Girl Scout troop 44331 on Bainbridge Island will not be selling cookies this year because we have become aware that there is… Continue reading

  • Feb 13, 2021