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Letters to the Editor

Letter writers correct about highway

Dear Editor, I totally agree with the letters by Peter VanderKloot and Stewart Sinclair-Smith regarding the supposed “upgrades” to econdary Highway 549, in particular, that the guardrails do not provide any chance |of avoiding a collision with either

New councillor' s comments bang on

Dear Editor, I’m so glad I voted for Coun. Florence Christophers in this past election.

Remembrance parking problems

Dear Editor, Re. November 11, Remembrance Day Service. Let me commend the organizers of this year’s Remembrance Day. It was fantastic. It is always an enjoyable and memorable event for me.

Highway should be reviewed

Dear Editor, In reply to the well written letter to the Western Wheel by Mr. Stewart Sinclair-Smith. I agree about the dangers presented by the guardrails on Secondary Highway 549.

Thank you for lunch program

Dear Editor, On behalf of the Okotoks United Church school lunch program, we wish to thank the talented youth from the Okotoks and surrounding area for being part of the Kids Helping Kids variety show.

Only two funding sources for pipeline

Dear Editor, During the recent campaign, I knocked on about 400 of my neighbours’ doors. I wasn’t running for office but I gave out some brochures from a few candidates that were.

Highway guard rails a problem

Dear Editor, This letter concerns the placement of cabled guardrails on Secondary Highway 549 west of Okotoks. During a howling blizzard with blowing snow, I witnessed a school bus eastbound on 549 waiting to turn left at 96th.

Habitat for Humanity build great thing for Okotoks

Dear Editor, I was excited to hear that the next Habitat for Humanity Southern Alberta Foothills Chapter build will be in Okotoks! I was a past member of the Foothills Chapter and participated in the build in High River so I know how much volunteer e

Residents opposed to Aldersyde development

Dear Editor, The headline “Some still oppose Aldersyde Development” on page 5 of the Sept. 20 Western Wheel is very misleading. Let’s face it, a lot of people give short attention to the news except for the headlines.

No tax dollars for arena

Dear Editor, Citizens have spent hundreds of millions of dollars building/renovating facilities that have taken the Flames owners from mere millionaires to billionaire.