Letters to the Editor

Ode to the Seahawks | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Super Bowl or Bust," A poem by Vicki Shamek of Renton

  • Jan 31, 2014

Thanks to city government for its inclusive attitude | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"I would like to express my thanks for the wonderful inclusive attitude from the city government yesterday. All of you were very welcoming and truly interested in hearing from us, the regular concerned citizens of Renton."

  • Jan 17, 2014

Vote for Issaquah school levies to maintain performance | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"As a parent of two children, one in the fourth grade now and one who will be entering kindergarten in September, it is important to me to have a quality, high-performing public school, especially since the school we were at showed us the effects of not-so-great performance."

  • Jan 17, 2014

Small act of kindness at store is inspiring | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"It warmed my heart to see such thoughtfulness and kindness displayed by all the Albertsons employees."

  • Jan 3, 2014

Let’s make affordable housing available to all | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"So the question is to the Renton City Council, if good people are willing to step up, the money is there, and the land is available to build on: How can the city help toward this goal?"

  • Dec 20, 2013

Give the gift of transportation | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

May I suggest that you check the box that says send me the bus passes?

  • Nov 29, 2013

Thanks to Avery, Asher for their leadership | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Asher and Avery modeled how to get involved, making our community a better place to live. May more of us follow their example of service!"

  • Nov 18, 2013

Avery, Asher didn’t sling any mud | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"The letter posted in the Nov. 1 Renton Reporter from Brent Beden in support of Terri Briere reeks of 'dirty politics.'"

  • Nov 15, 2013

We’ve had good service from Spencer Court staff | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Our assistant manger, in-house maintenance and in-house cleaning staff have ALWAYS gone above and beyond to meet our needs when able!"

  • Nov 15, 2013

Briere brings extensive experience to council | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Terri has served more than a decade on the Renton City Council and brings extensive leadership experience to the city."

  • Nov 1, 2013

‘Bum’ comment shows Asher’s true colors | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Unfortunately, her “consistent example” was revealed in a League of Women Voters Library Forum on July 18, 2012."

  • Nov 1, 2013

Know what’s in your food, vote for I-522 | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Now Washington state voters have a chance to lead our nation by voting yes on Initiative 522 to require that genetically modified food be labeled as such."

  • Nov 1, 2013

Briere succeeds in business, on council | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"It is beyond me that anyone would even choose to run against Ms. Terri Briere after all that she has done for this community and its residents across the board."

  • Oct 31, 2013

Pavone will work for good of Renton | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"I am voting for him and encourage you to do also. You will be pleased with having him work for the good of Renton, especially in the downtown area."

  • Oct 31, 2013

Briere’s knowledge about city ‘virtually unmatched’ | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Terri is a lifelong resident of Renton and possesses a depth of knowledge about our city that is virtually unmatched."

  • Oct 25, 2013

Pavone has the right tools in his ‘backpack’ | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"I have no doubt that Armondo has all the tools to be an excellent city councilman."

  • Oct 25, 2013

Asher, Avery are independent thinkers | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Stuart and Beth have the character and quality to be outstanding council members representing our community."

  • Oct 25, 2013

Shari Song is an outstanding County Council Candidate | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Shari Song has been a community leader, volunteer and successful business woman (real estate broker) in the area for over 20 years."

  • Oct 25, 2013

Terri Briere has a proven track record | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Terri Briere has been a very thoughtful and reasoned council member taking positions on issues that have ultimately been truly representative of the entire city."

  • Oct 25, 2013

Beth Asher is a problem solver | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

"Beth’s proven track record with the Cedar River Library shows that Beth knows how to get things done by inspiring people and getting them to work together."

  • Oct 25, 2013