Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: EID director takes aim at chief’s plan

El Dorado Irrigation District General Manager Jim Abercrombie wants residential ratepayers to slash water consumption another 30 percent beyond the 18 percent they already have red ...

Reader input: Get campaign spending under control

Support Senate Joint Resolution 19 and House Joint Resolution 20 to again allow regulation of campaign spending. Our once special democracy is rapidly imploding with the unlimited ...

Letter to the Editor: Folsom has fine restaurants

Easter Sunday my family was invited to an Open House and I was asked to join them. Destination was Krua Thai Cuisine, 1750 Prairie City Rd, No. 150, Folsom.  The open house w ...

Letter to the Editor: Participate in Historic District survey

Re: Editor’s View, Telegraph, April 9 My hat goes off for the Collaborative Community Vision! The April 26 door-to-door effort is a great way for our voices to be heard. Eve ...

Letter to the Editor: Heritage publication is ‘outstanding’

The March edition of Celebrating Our Heritage (March 19) had outstanding information about the history of Folsom. There is a book available at Barnes and Noble called “Image ...

Letter to the Editor: Heritage magazine is ‘fantabulous’

Yesterday’s supplement to The Telegraph is fantabulous! “Celebrating Our Heritage” is written interestingly to include both current events and the history precedi ...

Letter to the Editor: Flood protection is common sense

If Republican Congressional candidate Mr. Birman doesn’t believe our representative in Washington should be appropriating federal dollars for water storage retention, I&rsquo ...

Letter to the Editor: What it means to be a Boy Scout

I am a Boy Scout from Troop 465 in El Dorado Hills and I am working on my Communications Merit Badge. My opinion on the Boy Scout program is that it is great for teaching life skil ...

Letter to the Editor: Igor Birman ‘out of touch’

Igor Birman, Republican candidate for Congress, writes the Folsom Telegram that his drought plan rejects the notion the federal government should fund water storage retention proje ...

Letter to the Editor: Birman is right about Folsom Lake

Thank you, Igor Birman, for your common sense approach to fixing the ongoing problem of Folsom Lake’s lack of water. For the last few years I have watched the dam gates run d ...

Letter to the Editor: Telegraph column showed ‘religious prejudice’

I have been a regular reader of the Folsom Telegraph for over 25 years and I have always looked to the paper as a reliable resource for local news and community event listings. How ...

Letter to the Editor: State tax board isn’t very welcoming for newcomer

As someone who just moved to California, I’m disappointed with the poor performance of the Franchise Tax Board (FTB). I want to note three experiences this tax season which h ...

Reader input: How is Folsom going to benefit from Amgen?

An open letter to Folsom City Manager Evert Palmer: As one of many who has borne the inconvenience of traffic consequences due to bicycle races in Folsom over the last 17 years of ...

Reader input: Folsomite had a heart of gold

Jeff Miller didn’t die with a big stash of gold or any large accumulation of wealth. Some people might wonder why since one of the main passions in his life was gold prospect ...

Reader input: Veteran appreciates thank you cards from Folsom Veterans Day Parade

I am a veteran. I regularly attend the Wayne Spence Folsom Veterans Day Parade. I wear a ball cap with my ship’s number on it and a Navy T-shirt. I have been handed several h ...