Letters to the Editor

Campaign funds for community | Letter

Thanks to all the Redmond voters that made this election energetic and the best reflection of public values in 12 years. I sent the following… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2019

 

An appreciated public gesture | Letter

This is in response to “Art planned for Overlake Village to celebrate tech, LGBTQ+ community” (Reporter, Oct. 18). I appreciate what Redmond City Councilmember Tanika… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2019

 

Community weighs in on the election | Letter to the editor

Birney: a true community builder I first met Angela Birney in 2013, when we were both newer members of the city’s parks and trails commission.… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2019

 

Vote to re-elect Siri Bliesner | Letter

I am so grateful to have Siri Bliesner representing our children and families on the Lake Washington School District school board and I am voting… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2019

Birney walks the talk | Letter

Angela Birney is the best choice for Redmond mayor. I spent 11 years on the Redmond City Council, some of it serving with Angela, and… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2019

Birney’s vision for community | Letter

Why do residents and community leaders across our region endorse Angela Birney for Redmond mayor? The answer is simple: Angela offers a vision for Redmond… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2019

Fields puts people first | Letter

Redmond has a strong mayor system of government, which gives the choice of who becomes mayor directly to voters. The mayor of Redmond is the… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2019

EvergreenHeatlh and the Great ShakeOut | Letter

Millions of people worldwide will practice how to drop, cover and hold on, on Oct. 17 during Great ShakeOut earthquake drills. Lake Washington School District… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2019

Fields is clear choice | Letter

Over the last several months, weeks, and days, I have been researching and evaluating both candidates for Redmond mayor. Based on my contacts and research,… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2019

Fields committed to Redmond | Letter

Thank you, Redmond Reporter for providing the Oct. 3 mayoral debate online so that we heard directly from the candidates. Serving as Redmond’s mayor, 1992-2007,… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2019

Vote for Bliesner | Letter

I am writing in support of Siri Bliesner for Position 5 on the Lake Washington school board. Since moving to Redmond a dozen years ago,… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

Adopt, don’t shop | Letter

As two 16-year-old volunteers with Seattle Humane (SH), animal welfare has always been close to our hearts. Seeing the fantastic partnership between SH and retail… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019

Not made for commercial development | Letter

On Oct. 7 the King County Council will vote on the adult beverage ordinance. If passed, it opens the Sammamish Valley Rural Area (RA) neighborhoods… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019

Ending a tragic conflict | Letter

Sept. 29 marked the day of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year. It begins the 10-day period of prayer and retrospection that all Jews observe,… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019

Encouraging innovation | Letter

Earlier this year, I had a kidney transplant and it changed my life. I was diagnosed with lupus at 19 and for years, I battled… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2019

Alzheimer’s is a public health crisis | Letter

There are more than 110,000 residents of our state living with Alzheimer’s disease and more than 348,000 family members and friends are acting as unpaid… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2019

The damage of fracking | Letter

The final environmental impact statement for the world’s largest fracked gas and methanol refinery proposed to be built in Kalama, is inaccurate and misleading. It… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2019

Massive change needed now | Letter

Regarding “LNG project must stop” (Reporter, Aug. 30): I certainly agree, but I would like to point out the statement, “it will damage our environment… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2019

LNG project must stop | Letter

I attended the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency (PSCAA) hearing regarding Puget Sound Energy’s proposed gas liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant in Tacoma. The main… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2019

Eliminating the possibility | Letter

If the perpetrators did not have guns with the capability of mass destruction, mass destruction would not occur. It’s not about background or mental health… Continue reading

  • Aug 20, 2019