Letters to the Editor

Federal Way initiative to increase taxes ‘missing transparency’

A city ordinance increases the Solid Waste Management excise/utility tax rate from 7.75% to 17.75% and extends this tax to include recyclable and compostable refuse.

  • Aug 1, 2019

Festa, Styles, Taylor will bring much needed leadership to council

Katherine Festa, Lamont Styles and Jamila Taylor are progressive thinkers with a focus on youth involvement.

  • Jul 31, 2019

Allegation against Honda is ‘absolutely rubbish’

This nonsense and allegation of her accepting bribes could not be farther from the truth and should be thrown in the garbage.

  • Jul 30, 2019

Edwards won’t let us down

Let’s thank Edwards for her years of personal drive to bring all of us to awareness of the homeless situation.

  • Jul 30, 2019

Honda works hard for city

Honda listens to the people and is not afraid to speak up.

  • Jul 30, 2019

No excuse for not voting

Don’t complain about the state of the city if you aren’t willing to put in even the minimal effort it takes to decide who to vote for.

  • Jul 29, 2019

Kochmar gets the job done

Kochmar has extensive experience that will guide Federal Way back to financial solvency.

  • Jul 29, 2019

Honda is honest and trustworthy

There is no way this accusation has any legs to stand on.

  • Jul 25, 2019

Edwards stands strong against drugs

‘I admire Sharry for not accepting controversial donations.’

  • Jul 25, 2019

Liberal editorializing

I agree wholeheartedly with the sentiment that Roegner only wants to tear down our city leaders.

  • Jul 21, 2019

Making more sense of abortion dialog

A legitamate question would be to inquire why she became pregnant in the first place if she was not able or willing to deal with the consequences i.e. having the child and raising it.

  • Jul 19, 2019

City of Federal Way policy takes advantage of the poor

Why are we taking away parking space for those who need it the most and why are we towing the vehicles of the people who likely have the least disposable income?

  • Jul 18, 2019

Tired of ‘hit-piece’ opinions

Persistent attempts discredit our city government’s leadership, especially the mayor’s office.

  • Jul 16, 2019

Unresponsive city government

On three separate occasions, my wife and I have sent emails to members of City Council, and one to the mayors’ office.

  • Jul 16, 2019

Bringing cannabis before Federal Way voters

There are matters of taxation that should also be placed on ballots to allow voters to flex their muscles to raise their own taxes or not.

  • Jul 15, 2019

PAEC attendance, ticket revenues increase

During the first quarter of 2019 (compared to first quarter of 2018) total theater attendance had increased 52%.

  • Jul 15, 2019

Make Music a huge success

Now that we have put Federal Way on the map, we hope that you will join us in the years to come.

  • Jul 14, 2019

Skin color is irrelevant

I am a Democrat and I like Hiroshi Eto. But I have to make very clear where I stand on the issue of racialism.

  • Jul 14, 2019

Kochmar has impressive record

Linda has wisdom and experiential intelligence in all aspects of municipal government.

  • Jul 13, 2019

The leaders we deserve in Federal Way

We have community members offering to keep our city moving forward. However, it takes a community willing to vote for progress and people that recognize… Continue reading

  • Jun 29, 2019