Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Thanks to McClintock for bill support

Thank you to Congressman Tom McClintock for his support and co-sponsorship of an important bill that will help to find a cure for the heartbreak of Alzheimer’s disease. The A ...

Letter to the editor: How are our taxes used?

I have been a long-time Folsom resident. I received a survey call last night about Folsom. Feeling compassionate, I decided to respond to the survey questions. She asked various qu ...

Letter to the editor: Time to restructure city council

It sounds like the homeowners in Lexington Hills have a problem. They have no representation in the Folsom City Council. This is a common problem for homeowners here. I have heard ...

Letter to the editor: EID customers deserve praise, not condemnation

Through 2013, we El Dorado Irrigation (EID) residential ratepayers collectively reduced annual water consumption 5,000 acre feet annually from our 23,000 acre feet annual average f ...

Letter to the editor: Will the real Ami Bera please stand up?

I am disappointed by Congressman Ami Bera’s recent vote on HR 4745, the annual appropriation bill for federal transportation projects and Housing and Urban Development Depart ...

Letter to the editor: Politics at play?

I have recently had a bad experience with two elected officials who are supposed to be representing me. Recently I called the office of my Assemblyperson, Beth Gaines, offering to ...

Reader input: A very nice surprise

We are a recently formed World War II Veterans group of 20 veterans ranging in age from 88-94. We are all members of SIR’s (Sons in Retirement), branch 49, who meet the last ...

Letter to the editor: Is it time to ban smoking in public?

The opening of Zia’s Coffee Shop is a welcome addition to Town Center. Great coffee and tea, gelato and pastries. Every time we go there, we see more and more people. It real ...

Is Harn in cahoots with big developers?

Why did Angelo Tsakopoulos, a large real estate developer, contribute $22,000 to Joe Harns’ election campaign? What does Angelo hope to gain from Joe Harn, our Auditor-Contro ...

Letter to the Editor: Water conservation lower than reported

In regard to the reference in the May 21 edition of the Telegraph that the El Dorado Irrigation District’s current conservation figure as of May 13 stood at 34 percent, the E ...