Letters to the Editor

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 ...

Letter to the Editor: A call to city officials

To all city councilmembers:  It is a daunting task when going for a shopping excursion to be accosted by panhandlers. There are two in particular, a young girl of approximat ...

Letter to the Editor: Panhandling laws needed

Thank you for your article in the Folsom Telegraph regarding the aggressive panhandling. I experienced it myself and it was alarming. I've been around plenty of panha ...

Letter to the Editor: Housing trumps history

Recently, residents in Folsom's Historic District filed a lawsuit against the city and a Sacramento builder over a pending condo development on the site of Folsom's fo ...

Letter to the Editor: Trail safety imperative

First off, I really enjoy reading the Folsom Telegraph. Great job. One of the reasons our family moved to Folsom was because of the wonderful trails, sports programs and education ...

Letter to the Editor: Razing raises concerns

I had just read the (letter to the editor) in The Telegraph this morning and I felt compelled to email you about this issue of the demolition of this historic structure. I’m ...

Letter to the Editor: State of the Union was revealing

I always enjoy your columnists and this week I particularly enjoyed Tom Rupp’s column on the ‘State’ addresses given by our politicians. He noticed the State of t ...

Letter to the Editor: Broder ranch structure and argument are too unstable

The letter from planning commissioner Jennifer Lane published last week caught my attention because I am Trustee of the Vera Silberstein Gift Trust, the owner of the property refer ...

Letter to the Editor: Sewage talks a huge mess

Regarding the proposed sewer access roads: the recent audit map of the entire Folsom sanitary sewer system is available at the Regional Water Board. Sewer Director Yasutake told me ...

Letter to the Editor: To firefighters of Folsom

This is to express my appreciation to the crew of firemen who came to my house in Folsom at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17. We are most grateful for the exceptional way in which these pr ...