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<b>LETTER:</b> Is the playing field level?

LETTER: Is the playing field level?

Guelph resident Neal Hammond asks if there is fair competition between taxis and ride sharing services
LETTER: Better conditions needed for cyclists

LETTER: Better conditions needed for cyclists

Reader suggests Guelphites create better conditions for cyclists to connect work, home and school for the sake of our well-being and our environment
LETTER: Residents losing services to pay for new development, reader writes

LETTER: Residents losing services to pay for new development, reader writes

Guelphite worries that cost to service new development is not being considered in funding decisions by the city
LETTER: Spending money on a new library is fiscally responsible

LETTER: Spending money on a new library is fiscally responsible

Concerned Guelphite wants to see the new library go ahead in a city-owned building
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Homeless before it gets cold - again!

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Homeless before it gets cold - again!

Resident of the Ward looks to municipal leaders for real solutions to the problems of homelessness in Guelph
LETTER: Conservation authorities provide essential environmental services

LETTER: Conservation authorities provide essential environmental services

First and foremost is the work that they do in responding to the many threats associated with climate change
LETTER: The role of physical activity in helping reduce the risk of cancer

LETTER: The role of physical activity in helping reduce the risk of cancer

A letter from Elizabeth Holmes of the Canadian Cancer Society notes the role of living a healthy lifestyle in preventing cancer
LETTER: Possible impacts of proposed Lafarge Quarry extension

LETTER: Possible impacts of proposed Lafarge Quarry extension

Member of Wellington Water Watchers speaks out about a proposed quarry extension for Guelph Eramosa and Puslinch Townships
LETTER: Library issue highlights that public input is meaningless in Guelph

LETTER: Library issue highlights that public input is meaningless in Guelph

Local community activist Susan Watson is not pleased with city staff's recommendation that council consider a smaller new library
<b>LETTER:</b> Schreiner 'deeply disappointed' by legal services cuts

LETTER: Schreiner 'deeply disappointed' by legal services cuts

GuelphToday has received the following letter from MPP Mike Schreiner. He sent the letter to Attorney General Doug Downey regarding cuts to family law services at Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis and CLIC/FLIC: ************************** Dear Hon.