Letters to the Editor - East Side Review

Mon
20
Oct

Letter: Save St. Paul’s hidden gem

Recent ESR articles about a proposed Rush Line light-rail system extending from White Bear Lake to St. Paul’s Union Depot raised questions about where the ‘transit corridor’ should go. It seems that Swede Hollow Park, a deep ravine dubbed “St. Paul’s hidden gem,” is the Rush Line Corridor Task Force’s main focus.

Sun
12
Oct

Letter: Wishes lawyers would stick to what they know

As Judge Halsey misquoted, "'life is not a tale told by an idiot.'" But his column in "Viewpoints" definitely is one.

Thu
11
Sep

Letter: Curfew violations

On August 31, 2014 there was an article about curfew violation. I agree with how late kids should be out at night especially when everybody is going back to school.

Tue
01
Jul

Election letters policy

As we enter another election season, we’d like to let readers and candidates know about our publication and letters policies. These policies will be enforced until the November election.

Mon
23
Jun

Letter: Parking on Payne

I have read the 2009 ESNDC study regarding parking on Payne.  I quote the study: “parking demand is relatively low along the Payne avenue corridor and the percentage of unutilized parking spaces is relatively high ...

Tue
22
Apr

Letter: Home tour will highlight Dayton’s Bluff homes


A Dayton’s Bluff home at 326 Maria Ave. will be featured on this year’s annual Minneapolis and St. Paul Home Tour. (submitted photo)

The annual Minneapolis and St. Paul Home Tour will be held on Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 27, from 1 5 p.m. During the home tour, residentsin both Minneapolis and St. Paul open their homes to the public to showcase the great things about city living.

Mon
17
Feb

Letter: ‘Maryland Ave. is a dangerous road’

The new St. Paul Bike Plan is critical for the future of our city.  Fewer and fewer young people are getting drivers licenses and are choosing places to live based upon how easy it is to get about by foot, bicycle and public transportation.

Mon
22
Jul

Letter: Pleasantly surprised about East Side bike trails

I took up bicycling this summer for health reasons. It wasn’t long before I discovered a network of state and regional bike trails that honeycombs the greater East Metro area.

Tue
28
May

Letter: Happy to be home

To the editor:

Mon
15
Apr

Letter: ‘Thought it was April Fool’s joke’

To the editor:

As I began reading the op-ed piece, “Tax the Poor”, I thought it was someone’s idea of an April Fool’s joke. As I read further, I realized that Krinkie is dead serious.

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