Letters to the Editor
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I’d like to correct a statement made in the June 7 edition of The Leader regarding Jefferson Land Trust’s role in affordable housing, as it is causing confusion. The mission of the Land Trust … more
What is the problem with drivers in Port Townsend? I’m not saying that they are bad drivers. I’m saying that they don’t understand the speed limit. This is a very general statement, but … more
If you own property, whether a tiny yard or acres upon which Scotch broom is growing this note is especially for you. As I watch our county once covered with native plants and flowers becoming … more
The schedule for Growler jet flights is starting to increase. I have researched ways to document my experiences and concerns. I log the time, location, flight direction, estimated elevation and … more
After Trump’s first trip abroad, offending our allies and making arms deals with the real terrorists, plus Thursday’s announcement of our withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord, the transition … more
The Port of Port Townsend widened the launch ramp, assuming increased usage, and increased the annual fee from $40 to $100. Paying ramp users use the port bathrooms. Keys or frequently changing codes … more
You’ve [the City of Port Townsend] at long last responded to the affordable housing crisis with a loan of $250,000 and a gift of land to the Olympic Housing Trust that promises a 900-square-foot … more
I was downtown this weekend and was horrified at the state of our fair city of Port Townsend. Trash was all over the streets, in the landscaping, and overflowing from the trash can. This state … more
When Father’s Day comes each year in June, I take time to recall all the lessons my father, Bernard, taught me. He had a short life, passing away at the age of 58 on the Jersey shore, and I was … more
Recently I joined Jefferson County Housing Solutions, an action group that meets regularly to discuss issues around affordable housing and homelessness in Port Townsend and Jefferson County. Among … more
Does anyone remember the Republicans’ impeachment of President Bill Clinton? For lying about his sex life. How fickle we are as a nation; more importantly, how double-faced our representatives are, … more
We object to the Navy’s plans to use public beaches, our marinas and state parks as military training grounds. The military has millions of acres to practice in already. This Navy “taking” … more
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