LETTER: More needed to keep citizens engaged

Opinions, facts and truths at City Hall (Opinion, July 6)

This editorial hits on some very accurate points that reasonable people would have to agree with.

In the future council needs to adopt some policy that allows for more dialogue to those capable of critical thinking and ways to keep citizens engaged.

Herb Haldane

Sooke

 

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