Letters to the editor
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Letter to the editor: Misinformation on waste hauling

  Randy Moorman of the Arvada Sustainability Advisory Committee (ASAC) objects to a vote by Arvada citizens on the single-hauler plan because he believes that those who live in HOAs that … more

Letter to the editor: Yes on single hauler

  I’m looking forward to the City Council’s decision on the single-hauler waste effort and positive changes in Arvada around recycling. I trust that our elected members of … more

Letter to the editor: Fewer trucks is good

  I support the proposal for the City of Arvada to adopt a single-stream waste hauling system. Fewer heavy trash trucks on our streets will reduce the wear and tear on our roads, saving … more

Letter to the editor: What a bargain

  Given the onerous rules suggested for students returning to school such as six foot spacing of desks, no cafeteria, dividers everywhere and daily temperature monitoring, many families might … more

Letter to the editor: Fair Tax Initiative support

  If you’ve been reading about the extreme loss of tax revenue due to our new COVID economy, you will already know that Colorado is in trouble.For 11 years, our outdated tax laws have … more

Letter to the editor: Life before liberty

  In 1909 a woman named Mary Mallon sued the New York City Dept. of Health in a case that was eventually heard by the Supreme Court. That court ruled that local authorities do have the right … more

Letter to the editor: Are online high schools the future?

  If several highly rated universities can be completely online, is it just possible high schools could be as well? Capella university, for example, offers BA’s to PhD’s online … more

Letter to the editor: Smarter, cheaper and healtier

  Since moving to Arvada just over a year ago, I’ve come to love the community and the passion that they possess. I chose to move here after graduating from CU Boulder because of the … more

Letter to the editor: Freedom and choice

  The ongoing battle over single hauler trash collection is a good example of finding candidates who are for freedom and choice as opposed to those who want government in full control of our … more

Letter to the editor: Trash hauling a good idea

  One aspect of life in Arvada is the large number and variety of garbage and recycling trucks cruising down our street and through our neighborhood on a near-daily basis. We understand that … more

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
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