Category Archives: Letters to the Editor

Letter: Many questions surround recent oil spill

To the editor, The oil spill by the Somers Thin Strip plant of Waterbury is the most recent event polluting the Naugatuck River. Two sewage spills into the river happened…

Letter: Doctor has high integrity 

To the editor, This is in response to the Dec. 22 article, “Protest a response to claims in lawsuit,” about the sick, nasty accusations made against Dr. Robert Matusz. Maybe…

Letter: Busy intersection needs a traffic light

To the editor, I am writing about a serious concern regarding the traffic issues and explicit danger of the intersection where Summit Road meets Route 70 (Waterbury Road) in Cheshire….

Letter: Democrats should face reality

To the editor, Why is it taking so long for the Democrats to face up to reality? They are not what they used to be. They have historically been for…

Letter: Conservation commissioners have expertise to guide passive parks

To the editor, A recent article, “Mayor envisions solar panels on former landfill” (12/29/2017), in the Citizen’s News displays why full authority for municipal passive open space and passive parks,…

Letter: Protest over lawsuit raises questions

To the editor, This is in response to the Dec. 22 article, “Protest a response to claims in lawsuit.” Normally, I am totally in sympathy with the claimants in cases…

Letter: Naming sources would help media’s credibility

To the editor, We presently have less and less faith in the news reports we hear. Couldn’t this be greatly improved if the name and position of the suggested news…

Letter: Meeting a testament to an informed electorate

To the editor, I would like to thank everyone that came out to vote at a town meeting Jan. 3 on the multiple important issues facing the town. Voters had…

Letter: Federal government’s reach should be restrained

To the editor, With the tax reform being debated I suggest that there are some things that are being overlooked. A primary objection is that there will not be enough…

Letter: Emergency response was exceptional

To the editor, We are truly blessed to be residents of Beacon Falls. Last month, I suffered a medical emergency. My wife called 911 and the response was immediate. She…