Category Archives: Letters to the Editor

Letter: Voters should look at concrete facts

To the editor, This letter is in response to statements made in letters published in the Citizen’s News written by Town Council Chairman Thomas Galvin and the Democratic members of…

Letter: Vote for people whose top priority is the town

To the editor, Tanya Gutierro has represented Beacon Falls on the Regional Water Authority’s Representative Policy Board for the last nine years. When her term was up earlier this year…

Letter: Take time to know people running for office

To the editor, Political parties serve limited purpose in municipal government, and when it comes to elections the most important criteria a voter should look for is experience and knowledge…

Letter: Fredericks is a financial watchdog

To the editor, I am honored to endorse my very good friend Tyler Fredericks for burgess in Naugatuck. I grew up with Tyler but live in Shelton. We are very…

Letter: Personal misfortune shouldn’t be a political game

To the editor, Well, here we go again. As another election cycle approaches, letters begin appearing with disparaging comments about party candidates’ qualifications, character and abilities to lead. I’m talking…

Letter: Solar project was ill-advised

To the editor, Back in late winter of this year, residents stopping by the Beacon Falls public works garage for sand and salt, in preparation for the March 12 blizzard,…

Letter: Nothing has happened since election

To the editor, Almost a year ago we voted to elect legislators to reduce taxes, replace Obama care, simplify our tax forms and drain the swamp. What has happened? Nothing….

Letter: Time to get serious about Lewis house

To the editor, A well-worded article about the Tracy Lewis house appeared in the local news section of the Sept. 19 edition of the Republican-American newspaper. The article included two…

Letter: Proposal has considerable downsides

To the editor, Naugatuck Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess announced a proposal for a rail and truck hub to be established at the former Chemtura site (Sept. 10 Republican-American story,…

Letter: Bill to aid veterans is being politicized

To the editor, How to politicize a bill by co-sponsoring: I am amazed at seeing 300 co-sponsors of HR 299 (the Vietnam Blue Water Navy Bill of 2017) yet only…