Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Everyday environmentalist for turf fields

To the Editor: As I stand on the sidelines, as I have done for the past 11 years, watching my daughters pursue their dreams, I...

We don’t need an emergency coordinator

To the Editor: Regarding the article about the snowstorm causing some confusion and power outages (March 8, “February blizzard exposed disarray in Island emergency management”):...

Rabbit slaughter was disturbing

  To the Editor: We were so disappointed to see the article and photographs celebrating the slaughter of rabbits and lamenting the ending of the “pleasures”...

Wind power isn’t as clean as you think

To the Editor: What the companies building wind-power projects south of Martha’s Vineyard don’t tell the public about is the destruction of fish habitat. These...

Never mind hiring visa workers, hire local students

To the Editor: With the midterm break, I came home from college to the Vineyard to see if I could secure a job for the...

Share the beach

To the Editor: Eric Albert’s commendable efforts to challenge the prevailing orthodoxy of the town of West Tisbury’s policy of denying public walk-on access to...

Questions for the Beach Road SUP meeting, Thursday

To the Editor: These are questions for the meeting at Tisbury Town Hall Thursday, March 9, at 4:30 pm, regarding a 75 percent completion plan...

Coming together on the issues we face

To the Editor: On Saturday, March 4, I was delighted to host a regional policy summit focused on local priorities for Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard,...

Commit to fixing the housing shortage now

To the Editor: The housing production plans recently created by the All-Island Planning Board in conjunction with the Martha’s Vineyard Commission cannot be left to...

Leaving the Airport Commission

To the Editor: I am proud of the accomplishments I have made at the Martha’s Vineyard Airport over my term as airport commissioner for the...