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On foresight

Dear Editor, There thankfully has been some thought about safety concerning the highway planning, but most of the discussion appears to be short-term consideration. Suppose, in 10 or 20 years that the economy is booming, perhaps double the number of ...

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The right to know

Dear Editor: I have yet to meet any Peachlander that does not have the best interests of the effective development of Peachland as a main concern. When the MOTI first introduced the idea of widening Highway 97 through Peachland in ...

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Ignoring the facts

In response to a letter that appeared in the April 17 edition of The View: it appears that some have raced through the facts or chosen to ignore the BC Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure (MOTI) and the District of ...

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We need a bypass

The flyer “Improve Highway97 In-Place” which arrived with The View last week, was nicely done but a little thin on “In-Place” benefits. For example, “ensure sustainable business” just won’t happen. Businesses in the IGA mall are unlikely to survive the ...

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The bypass debate

In response to Cheri Couture’s letter published in the May 20th edition of The Peachland View: I think we can all agree that there are valid arguments both for and against the bypass. Cheri has put forward her views why ...

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