Letters to the Editor

Re-elect Justice Charlie Wiggins | Letter

As a former King County Superior Court judge, I urge you to re-elect Justice Charlie Wiggins to the Washington state Supreme Court, Position 6. Throughout… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2016

‘Yes’ for a safer Bellevue | Letter

Bellevue’s rapid growth is straining fire facilities and first-rate response times. Downtown Bellevue has become the city’s fastest-growing neighborhood, with such growth creating added pressure… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2016

Litzow pledges to ensure state invests in early childhood education | Letter

As a local high schooler who will be heading off to college soon, I know that the high-quality preschool education I received as a child… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2016

Mayor urges: Vote yes on Bellevue Propositions 1 and 2 | Letter

This November, Bellevue residents have the opportunity to make Bellevue a safer, more enjoyable place for everyone to live, work, and play.

  • Oct 27, 2016

Bellevue Councilmember: Vote no on Sound Transit 3 | Letter

Do you want to create a giant public entity that is larger than many governments with a pre-authorized blank check of $54 billion

  • Oct 27, 2016

Vote no on Bellevue Proposition 2 | Letter

Bellevue’s Proposition 2 will provide a revenue stream that the City Council may choose to use in any way they want.

  • Oct 27, 2016

Vote for Initiative 1491 | Letter

Washingtonians, please vote for Initiative 1491, a measure that could prevent future tragedies by allowing family members to ask a judge to temporarily suspend

  • Oct 27, 2016

Behind Reykdal for OSPI | Letter

With all of the hoopla around the upcoming elections, it’s easy for a very important race to be missed.

  • Oct 27, 2016

Litzow led charge on public schools investment | Letter

When Washingtonians asked for a high quality education system, Litzow answered.

  • Oct 27, 2016

Litzow has played games with kids’ future | Letter

As a parent of a high schooler and a middle schooler in south Bellevue, I have been advocating for public schools for over a decade.

  • Oct 27, 2016

Wellman is just another bureaucrat | Letter

The last thing the Eastside needs is poor leadership – which is exactly what you get with Lisa Wellman.

  • Oct 27, 2016

PSE reluctant to provide answers | Letter

Nowhere in the Energize Eastside literature are there facts about how much our area’s electricity reliability will improve

  • Mar 25, 2016

Legislators should pass clean energy bill | Letter

House Bill 2346 is currently stuck in the Senate and not yet on the floor for a vote there. I’m writing to urge support for this bill that promotes clean energy.

  • Mar 25, 2016

Toll bone has no meat | Letter

The Transportation Commission threw disgruntled drivers and politicians a toll token bone — no tolling on Interstate 405 after 7 p.m. or weekends.

  • Mar 25, 2016

Masters need training in Bellevue | Letter

Bellevue Reporter’s March 11 edition featured two articles about the city’s environment.

  • Mar 25, 2016

Solution to solve Bellevue students’ stress | Letter

I have a plan to address stress and angst for middle school students of the Bellevue School District that will cost nothing:

  • Mar 24, 2016

Bellevue legislators’ actions count more than platitudes | Letter

“Education is our number 1 priority” — how many times have you heard politicians in Olympia say that?

  • Mar 21, 2016

Have your say for Bellevue March 26 | Letter

For Democratic Party voters, the March 26 caucus is your only chance to have your say in the nomination

  • Mar 21, 2016

Thank you, Puget Sound Energy | Letter

When opinions are voiced about companies in the letters to the editor pages of any newspaper, it is frequently to complain about corporate behavior.

  • Mar 21, 2016

Bellevue City Council should listen to citizens’ concerns | Letter

City Hall was recently filled with citizens from Bellevue, Newport and Redmond sharing their thoughts about the proposed PSE Eastside Energy

  • Mar 12, 2016