Letters to the Editor

Willoughby residents need help with parking

Editor: I am writing in regards to the parking issue in the area of 80 Avenue and 208 to 212 Streets.

I have lived in this area for three years now, and have watched as more and more parking is being eliminated. There is no chance of having a family dinner, as visitors have to park up to half a kilometre away.

I have watched three neighbours try to sell their homes, lowering the prices to below cost value, and they still couldn’t sell their homes. This is linked directly to the parking issue. Who wants to buy a home where you can’t have friends and family over to visit?

My home is only worth what someone will pay for it and right now that is nothing, yet my property taxes suggest otherwise. Is this what they are trying do to in Brookswood? It is very sad.

People need to have a voice on this issue — a very loud one.

Cindy Fraser,

Langley

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Softball Canada in Cloverdale
 
Didur doing the job for Rivermen
 
Earning a point against Giants
Eagles beat Warriors for first win of 2015
 
ICBC blocking record 25,000 drivers for Port Mann toll evasion
 
Mine inspections beefed up in B.C.
Wildcats defend RCMP title against Storm
 
Aldergrove School Boys Hoops Action
 
Selkirk College Saints defenceman learns to earn success in the classroom

Community Events, January 2015

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Jan 22 edition online now. Browse the archives.