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LETTER: Please pickup after your dogs to help Canmore remain beautiful

LETTER: Please pickup after your dogs to help Canmore remain beautiful

Editor: Ah, Spring. The lovely smell of dog poop is in the air. As a longtime dog owner myself, I realize I am responsible for him.
LETTER: Train derailments cause for concern in Rocky Mountains

LETTER: Train derailments cause for concern in Rocky Mountains

Editor: It is time to address the issue of major oil trains roaring through the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Yes, pipelines may be safer than rail, but as we know, Ottawa is comfortable with the status quo.
LETTER: Banff should look at incentivizing parking for sub-compact vehicles

LETTER: Banff should look at incentivizing parking for sub-compact vehicles

Editor: I propose Banff town council delay the implementation of paid parking. I believe an eco-parking initiative would help the Town.
LETTER: Students ask to protect environment, not push development

LETTER: Students ask to protect environment, not push development

Editor: We are writing this letter to ask you to reconsider the decision of expanding Three Sisters Mountain Village. We are two 12-year-old Grade 6 students trying to protect the wildlife we love.
LETTER: Thank you to local community volunteers

LETTER: Thank you to local community volunteers

Editor: I would like to express my sincere thanks to Leanne Allison, Lisa Downing, Kay Anderson and all the other amazing hardworking citizens who have contributed endless hours behind the scenes in creating and running Bow Valley Engage.
LETTER: Opportunity for Canmore to develop a vision

LETTER: Opportunity for Canmore to develop a vision

Editor: Canmore has an opportunity to set a path for our remaining developable land that will leave us poised for the future.
LETTER: Response to letter in support of TSMV

LETTER: Response to letter in support of TSMV

Editor: My response to Mr. Wilkinson’s letter (RMO 2021/02/25) is that he does not recognize the difference between a town and a city. He is aware that downtown Canmore is crowded when tourists visit.
LETTER: Kenney better get his ducks in a row

LETTER: Kenney better get his ducks in a row

Editor: A few weeks ago, I thought that Kenney may have cooked his proverbial goose. Yet again, he failed to rein in his wayward MLAs. Several (more than two) MLAs joined "End of Lockdown National Caucus.
LETTER: Approving TSMV area structure plans would be environmentally irresponsible

LETTER: Approving TSMV area structure plans would be environmentally irresponsible

Editor: For years we have had a robust community recycling program in place and now we also have a food waste composting program. We have a Climate Action Plan, a long-term strategy to combat global warming and the resulting climate change.
LETTER: Clarification regarding Smith Creek corridor

LETTER: Clarification regarding Smith Creek corridor

Editor: Many thanks to the Outlook production team for their work on the ‘Citizens’ Guide to the Three Sisters Corridors’ on page 2 of last week’s edition. We appreciate the opportunity to clarify one point.