December 5, 2013 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Gating reservoir is unnecessary action

We concur with the opinions expressed by Sharon Streif and Matt Hull in their letter of Nov. 21 with regard to walkers and dogs on the reservoir dike (“Dog walkers cause no harm to reservoir dam”). More...

Thanks to audiences for visiting Paw Paw

I would like to thank all those people who traveled to Paw Paw, Mich., with the Jamestown Community Theatre in November. More...

Thanks for making fundraiser a success

As chairwoman, I am writing on behalf of the “Glow” committee that has worked hard since September to produce perhaps the most successful community fundraiser (we’re still counting) at the Jamestown Arts Center. More...

Use markers to divide private, public land

I do not think many Jamestown residents, if any, condone trespassing. Nor do I believe that facilitating trespass is the town’s objective in maintaining Hull Cove access. More...

Abutters troubled by cost, not public access

In the Nov. 21 editorial (“To build or not to build an elevated boardwalk”) about the proposed raised boardwalk at the Hull Cove access, the Press wrote, “Opponents to the boardwalk ... would prefer to keep the cove to themselves. More...

It’s a mistake to build Hull Cove boardwalk

As someone who grew up on the island, I disagree with the proposal to build an elevated boardwalk to access Hull Cove. This makes no sense, either economically or environmentally. More...

Write to us

The Jamestown Press accepts letters to the editor. Submissions should be sent to news@jamestownpress.com by 3 p.m. on the Monday prior to publication. All letters should include your name, address and phone number. More...