Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Daily stand against bullying an inspiration

My name is Kai Sheetz and I am a Boy Scout in Troop 134. I am 13 years old and I go to Folsom Middle School. When I get to school every morning there is this lady by the ...

Letter to the Editor: Green grass of Folsom

In response to the letter “Grass is greener at City Hall” regarding an overactive sprinkler runoff in front of City Hall’s green lawn, contrasting the b ...

Letter to the Editor: Roadwork is done at last

Finally! The over two years of work to complete adding two lanes over a four-tenths of a mile stretch of Auburn-Folsom road is complete. It's amazing. I saw a photograph of the ...

Letter to the Editor: Save Hinkle Creek trees

Friends, we have trouble right here in river city. Trouble with a capital T that stands for Trees! The City of Folsom sewer department wants to cut down many oak trees in Hinkle Cr ...

Letter to the Editor: Grass is greener at City Hall

Dear Folsom Neighbors: I salute you for believing and understanding this drought and letting your beautiful lawns go golden. I am however, horrified after visiting Folsom City Hal ...

Letter to the Editor: Enough is enough with Parkway plan

The Parkway Village project was denied once again by the planning commission on Wednesday, July 15.  Residents have been fighting various proposals for these lots since 2003.& ...

Letter to the Editor: Developer should be good neighbor

Regarding your story about the proposed Parkway Village on Silberhorn Drive, when it was clear putting 33 homes and spaces for 99 vehicles on less than 5 acres had generated an ang ...

Letter to the Editor: Patriotic pride

I enjoyed reading Joel Gordiejew’s article in the Telegraph June 10. I agreed with him 100 percent and feel most Americans do but are afraid to say it. Why? We have our right ...

Don’t be a litterbug

Attention trail runners and bicyclists. Could you be aware that your protein bar wrappers and energy gel packs that you toss on the trails need to be picked up by someone? This is ...

Letter to the Editor: It's not black and white

In "From Where I Sit: Murders: 38; Protests 0" by Tom Rupp, he wrote about the deaths in Baltimore since the protests began over the death of Freddie Gray, and how there ...

Letter to the Editor: City leaks unattended

Do as I say, not as I do! For several weeks now, right outside our house on Houston Circle (the parkway) on the inside of the trail, the sprinklers are broken and water is shooting ...

Letter to the Editor: Community garden club

In the May 27 edition there was an article about the "first" community garden in Folsom. It was interesting. I visited the site and it is being well done. I do have some ...

Letter to the Editor: Kudos to PG&E

Just wanted to say big kudos to PG&E workers for their consideration while working on Oak Avenue in Folsom. We are residents on this road and while the road has been closed to ...

Letter to the Editor: Development raises concern

Nice article by Art Garcia in your May 20 edition on the homes South of Highway 50. However, I found it lacking in context of our years long drought. It definitely needed some disc ...

Letter to the Editor: Construction uses water

I read with interest that the construction of hundreds of houses south of Highway 50 has been approved. Isn’t it a little disingenuous to approve such a project, especially w ...