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Opinion: New West residents weigh in on property tax increases, city spending

Opinion: New West residents weigh in on property tax increases, city spending

A recent letter to the editor generated a flurry of responses
Letter: New Westminster city council needs to give seniors a break

Letter: New Westminster city council needs to give seniors a break

Property taxes are already far too high in New West
Proposed city parking fees panned by most Metro Vancouver drivers

Proposed city parking fees panned by most Metro Vancouver drivers

Only 28% think charging a fee to drivers who park on residential streets overnight is a good idea, while 64% think it is a bad idea, poll finds.
Letter: Cutting services and salaries at New Westminster City Hall? Not so fast

Letter: Cutting services and salaries at New Westminster City Hall? Not so fast

Why pay more property tax? Well, who needs a full-time fire department or traffic lights that work all the time?
Majority of Canadians continue to support boycott of Beijing Winter Games

Majority of Canadians continue to support boycott of Beijing Winter Games

Support for a boycott of the China’s Winter Olympics stands at 56%, a proportion unchanged since August, poll finds.
Letter: 'Whining' about property taxes goes against the spirit of New Westminster

Letter: 'Whining' about property taxes goes against the spirit of New Westminster

Anyone who can afford a home should pay their fair share
Letter: Cutting taxes is not the answer in New Westminster

Letter: Cutting taxes is not the answer in New Westminster

New West is a 'sought-after' place to live because of the services it provides
Letter: Municipal tax hikes are hard on seniors in New West

Letter: Municipal tax hikes are hard on seniors in New West

Young people can't afford to buy homes in the town they grew up in
Letter: Queensborough industrial area is a poor place for housing

Letter: Queensborough industrial area is a poor place for housing

Families wouldn't have safe access to schools from Tanaka Court site
Letter: Displacing Fitness New West would hurt parents, kids

Letter: Displacing Fitness New West would hurt parents, kids

Centennial Community Centre location gives parents a chance to take part in classes while leaving kids at preschool and child-minding