Letters to the editor
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Letter to the editor: Mail voting should be right

A recent story from 9News hails Colorado as a leader in mail-in ballot voting (April 9). The law went into effect in 2013 and allows all voters to get a ballot in the … more

Letter to the editor: Note the nuance

  While criticizing government’s expansive actions during this pandemic, a frequent letter writer asks,”Does not the constitution... clearly state the roles of government?” … more

Letter to the editor: Mask Hysteria

  Recently, the news reports people are getting into physical confrontations because someone is not wearing a face mask. This mask hysteria is unnecessary. When the coronavirus first appeared … more

Letter to the editor: Protect full day K

  This year, my granddaughter embraced kindergarten, thriving in the full-day program. State funding for full-day kindergarten is what allowed her to attend the program and prepare to … more

Letter to the editor: Through new eyes

  I appreciated so much the letter by Xiao Long, calling out the dangers of political correctness. I have found that most immigrants are much emotionally stronger than, and do not complain … more

Letter to the editor: City Council needs to move forward on trash

  In community surveys in 2017 and 2019, more than 60% of Arvadans supported changing to an organized waste hauling system. After extensive research by City Staff, City Council, and the … more

Letter to the editor: We should all vote on trash issue

  I am writing about the pending vote before Arvada City Council for a city sponsored waste hauler. As I watched the City Council meeting on May 4th, I became very concerned about the urgency … more

Letter to the editor: Trash this idea

  I am strongly opposed to a single hauler trash monopoly in Arvada for many reasons. First, Republic is a $9 billion a year Phoenix-based company that was sued in Missouri (Bridgeton … more

Letter to the editor: Time to set things aside

  Did anyone take the time to? • Thank their own personal “Higher Being” or someone, for keeping you and your loved ones safe • Thank a front line responder for … more

Letter to the editor: How does Jeffco’s garden grow?

  Springtime is a very important season for gardeners. Food crisis looming— every day of this growing season counts heavily. This year, after springtime crops were planted, JCPS … more

Letter to the editor: Right call

  I refute letters like Tracy Abell’s and Mary McWilliams’ about Michael Alcorn’s language and use of “Wuhan Virus” as “politically incorrect.” Even … more

Letter to the editor: Essentially confused

  Is anyone as confused as I am regarding essential and non-essential workers? Does anyone believe this will give our government pause to reconsider what the real job of government entails? … more

Letter to the editor: How does Jeffco's garden grow?

Springtime is a very important season for gardeners. Food crisis looming— every day of this growing season counts heavily. This year, after springtime crops were planted, JCPS abruptly … more

Letter to the editor: A good haul

  Changing to an organized waste system will provide lower prices, more services and better protections for Arvada residents. Such a system is not a monopoly — various licensed waste … more

Letter to the editor: What to call it?

  What to call the current pandemic is another flashpoint in the tiresome political correctness battles. The “China Virus,” the “Wuhan Virus,” the “Covid-19 … more

Letter to the editor: Drug smuggling surge

  During the war with Vietnam, the U.S. Coast Guard was very successful at denying enemy forces a maritime route for getting soldiers, ammunition etc. to communist forces in South … more

Letter to the editor: Why not more furloughs?

  Hopefully by the time your paper is printed, our elected officials who run special districts, local municipalities, Jefferson County and the state of Colorado will have followed the lead of … more

Letter to the editor: Borgen Project can help

  It can be easy to be pessimistic about the state that our world and society is in on a normal day but this sentiment can especially be felt right now as we face a pandemic with COVID-19. … more

Letter to the editor: McGoff for Arvada Fire Protection District Board

The Arvada Fire Protection District, starting as the Arvada Volunteer Fire Department in 1911, has built an excellent reputation over the years.To help keep that reputation, I think Mark McGoff would … more

Letter to the editor: McGoff my pick

  Being elected and serving on the Arvada Fire Protection District Board requires a person with a broad range of experience and understanding of government and community. Mark McGoff has a … more
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