Letters to the Editor

Bera’s water plan comes up dry; Ose’s does not

It is said that elections matter. They really do, especially when it comes to protecting your home and community. This is why the race for Congress between U.S. Rep. Ami Bera and s ...

Reader Input: Too many add-ons in plan

Safe, comfortable, well-maintained facilities are a critical component of the educational process, and I fully support the construction of a proper stadium at Vista Del Lago to str ...

Letter to the Editor: EID ratepayers need allies on board

It is good to know who your friends are at El Dorado Irrigation District. On the EID board, the rate payers have two friends – directors Day and Prada. I had hoped that in M ...

Letter to the Editor: McClintock town hall left reader confused

I was one of a few people who attended Congressman McClintock’s town hall held recently. Obviously, he is from a different world or different century. I asked the congressma ...

Letter to the Editor: EID ratepayers responsible for debt

El Dorado Irrigation District currently has $370 million in bond debt. We ratepayers are responsible to repay that $370 million debt. A major financial consequence ignored by the ...

Letter to the editor: See the riparian forest before it’s gone

National Neighbors Night Out is being celebrated by The Preserve/Lake Natoma Shores community with games for children, a visit by Folsom Fire and Police departments (big trucks! mo ...

Letter to the editor: Time for diplomacy with Iran, not another war

As negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program continue, I hope my senators and my representative will seize this opportunity to publicly speak out in support of diplomacy. New ...

Reader input: Folsom Boy Scout pleads for water conservation

I am writing this letter as part my Communication merit Badge. The drought in California which has been building for the past few years, really took hold this winter. From Decembe ...

Letter to the editor: EID’s Prada distorting numbers

For the past six months I’ve watched the rhetoric fly back-and-forth between Small Farmers and EID Director Greg Prada. I have to say “I agree with Director Prada&rdquo ...

Letter to the editor: Prada’s small farms crusade missing mark

If you went to grocery store A and purchased five apples for $1 each you spent $5 for five apples.  If you went to grocery store B and spent $1.25 for four apples and received ...