Letters to the Editor

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 ...

Letter to the editor: EID rate increase defeated

The EID director Dale Coco 30 percent rate increase was defeated at the June 23rd EID meeting, thank goodness.  At least for now.  But there's no telling what Coco sa ...

Reader input: Condo project overrides Folsom historic district

Re: City council considers 65 condos, Telegraph, July 2 The city council four overrode the historic district plan commission recommendation to grant the D&S project approval, ...

Letter to the editor: Is EID playing politics with water?

The El Dorado Irrigation District board once again will take up “small farm” qualification criteria at its July 14 board meeting. This is a continuation of EID’s ...

Letter to the editor: Delta plan to cost billions

This week, the California Senate will consider seven water bond measures to determine which one, if any, should be forwarded to voters for their consideration in November. All but ...

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 ...