Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Media needs to know its place

The use of David Livingston in the recent article informing teenagers about how to respond to unwelcome approaches by adults was so wrong! I am an educator and certainly appreciate ...

Letter to the Editor: City needs to lead by example

This is a plea to the residents and the City of Folsom regarding our water conservation. I go out for an evening stroll almost every night, and it amazes me how many residents wate ...

Letter to the Editor: Lost dog, please help

We have lost our dog and are desperately trying to bring him back home. I write this letter in the hope that someone might recognize Freddie and help bring him safely home. I canno ...

Letter to the Editor: District needs fiscal responsibility

Teachers in the Folsom Cordova Unified School District are striving to reach an agreement with the district for reasonable compensation and benefits. Unfortunately, the district ha ...

Justifying South of 50, really?

What did I take away from article "South of 50 develops for quality control”? Number 1: Heaven forbid that Rancho Cordova annex that land!  Number 2: Folsom resid ...

Letter to the Editor: A lose-lose issue for residents

Kudos to the letter writers who realize that once again, the people of Folsom are subject to another water boondoggle. Last year I wrote a letter to the Telegraph regarding water c ...

Letter to the Editor: City’s development talk frustrating

I have just read your March 18 issue regarding South of 50 development and last week’s related article about the drought. Do the City of Folsom folks really believe that a ph ...

Letter to the Editor: Conserving for others

Following are two direct quotes from the recent March 18 article about development south of Highway 50 and how the city plans to provide water for these 800+ new houses: “The ...

Letter to the Editor: No water for South of 50

Re: South of 50 develops for quality control, published March 18. As California endures a fourth year of drought with no end in sight, the City of Folsom is apparently charging fu ...

Letter to the Editor: Teachers deserve more

Folsom Cordova Unified is currently engaged in contract negotiations with all of its bargaining units (teachers, classified and administrative). Some of you might have recently not ...

Letter to the Editor: Get smoke out of homes

Exposure to tobacco smoke makes me very sick. It isn’t just a nuisance issue, it’s a poison issue. I live in a senior housing community in Folsom and have been exposed ...

Letter to the Editor: South of 50 a contaminated cash grab

Folsom expansion across Highway 50 seems like a cash grab. Of course luxury houses in the $750,000 range will be the first to come up on the hills above Placerville Road. Eventuall ...

Letter to the Editor: Shame on you, DMV

I had noticed the middle of last year that the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) was closed for a time, supposedly for upgrades and retrofits. Well, my dreaded day had come. I ma ...

Letter to the Editor: Let’s keep Folsom small

Just read where Folsom will start building across Highway 50 in June. Why does our leadership think that the citizens of Folsom want a larger city? This was supposed to be a small ...

Letter to the Editor: Later school start times are better

I am responding to Joel Gordiejew's "Don't snooze reading this article." Folsom Cordova is one of the school districts considering changing school start times for ...