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<b> Letter: </b> Rail network co-chair reacts to passenger rail funding

Letter: Rail network co-chair reacts to passenger rail funding

To keep the train on track to start in mid-2020s, she says cash is needed for equipment in the spring budget
<b> Letter: </b> Open pit lookout should open this spring, summer blasting times in effect

Letter: Open pit lookout should open this spring, summer blasting times in effect

Hollinger Project Community Advisory Committee chair shares what's been happening
<b> Letter: </b> Reader questions what should come first — industry or environment?

Letter: Reader questions what should come first — industry or environment?

'The far Northern cities such as Timmins, Thunder Bay, etc. need to look at growth and development. Why would we send the minerals from our northern communities to the south when the expansion of our economy by building or storing batteries, for example, can happen here ... Made in Northern Ontario?'
<b>Letter:</b>  Provincial government appears not to be interested in safer highways

Letter: Provincial government appears not to be interested in safer highways

'The responses we have received from both the federal and provincial ministers of transportation have not been productive'
Angus calls for end to blockades

Angus calls for end to blockades

'We have sacrificed too much to throw it all in a bonfire of rage,' he says
<b> LETTER: </b> Chiefs pen letter to federal minister after Ring of Fire meeting

LETTER: Chiefs pen letter to federal minister after Ring of Fire meeting

Read the full letter sent to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change outlining concerns with the Ring of Fire assessment process
<b> LETTER: </b> Reader pitches location for supervised consumption site

LETTER: Reader pitches location for supervised consumption site

He suggests the former Confederation Arena and has a number of reasons for it
<b> Letter: </b> 'We are all in this together', says reader

Letter: 'We are all in this together', says reader

'This project in Porcupine should be of importance to everyone living in the City of Timmins no matter which neighbourhood or community you live in'
<b> Letter: </b> People should have a say in how tax dollars are used, says resident

Letter: People should have a say in how tax dollars are used, says resident

She suggests the city should use a participatory budget process
LETTER: Lions Club thankful for people believing in, supporting new Peace Park

LETTER: Lions Club thankful for people believing in, supporting new Peace Park

The group is also grateful for the financial contributions