Letters To The Editor

Housing developments will sap police resources | Letter

I have lived in Federal Way since 1979. I’m seeing a lot of new, high density, low-income housing developments. This issue drove residents to band together and create city-hood back in the day.

  • Jan 15th, 2016

Thank you for diversity section | Letter

Thank you for your diversity section. I certainly appreciated Raechel Dawson’s first article in today’s edition. As I am given information, I gain understanding.

  • Jan 15th, 2016

Retirees, make your voices heard | Letter

With the upcoming 2016 presidential and Congressional elections fast approaching, it is critical that federal candidates remember seniors

  • Jan 12th, 2016

Mr. Federal Way doesn’t understand moist Mirrors | Letter

I am writing in response to the comment from a reader about all of the wet newspapers that had been received.

  • Jan 9th, 2016

I am writing in response to the comment from a reader about all of the wet newspapers that had been received.

  • Jan 9th, 2016

Roegner’s column full of accusations | Letter

I want to comment on the long column by Bob Roegner in the Mirror’s Dec 18 edition.

  • Jan 1st, 2016

Now comes Karen Backman leading the charge against Moloch’s blood besmear’d gun-toting straw-man. Talk about over the top, her letter has it all

  • Dec 31st, 2015

I want to comment on the long column by Bob Roegner in the Mirror’s Dec 18 edition.

  • Dec 31st, 2015

Federal Way is 180 degrees from ghetto | Letter

Dear Mr. Federal Way, your column is the highlight of my regular read throughout the Federal Way Mirror. Your commentary brings to light many issues that I had not considered.

  • Dec 31st, 2015

It ain’t the guns doin’ the killin’ | Letter

Now comes Karen Backman leading the charge against Moloch’s blood besmear’d gun-toting straw-man. Talk about over the top, her letter has it all

  • Dec 31st, 2015

20 names, 20 lives | Letter

Twenty children who were born in the 21st century. Twenty children whose lives were cut short on Dec. 14, 2012.

  • Dec 23rd, 2015

Can Federal Way partner with Comcast? | Letter

Federal law limits how much cities can regulate Internet service, so officials seek Internet-related benefits from cable companies separately while negotiating cable-television franchise agreements.

  • Dec 22nd, 2015

Blame schools, parents for indignant teens | Letter

At the risk of showing my age, I want to ask, what is wrong with our schools?

  • Dec 22nd, 2015

Feels good to enable the homeless | Letter

I can see all the city government offices putting the day shelter plan on the fast track for approval.

  • Dec 22nd, 2015

Backward-thinking ideas on Chick-fil-A in Federal Way | Letter

Once again, an enlightened card-carrying member of the liberal progressive left has felt the need to demonize the city of Federal Way, successful and distinguished businesses and an entire region of our country.

  • Dec 14th, 2015

Letter on aircraft noise off-base | Letter

As I read the angry letter about how the city has allegedly done such a disservice to the people of Federal Way on the aircraft noise issue, I could only shake my head.

  • Dec 14th, 2015

Vote and promote Angela Griffin for Federal Way school board | Letter

Angela Griffin is the one person who can steer Federal Way schools to success.

  • Oct 30th, 2015

Help me get Mark Koppang to City Hall | Letter

If you haven't voted yet, then I ask you to please join myself, Deputy Mayor Jeanne Burbidge, Sen. Mark Miloscia, Rep. Linda Kochmar and your neighbors in voting for Mark Koppang for Federal Way City Council.

  • Oct 30th, 2015

Dear Federal Way, I am asking you to join our community in voting “yes” for Proposition 1 to continue to support our firefighters!

  • Oct 30th, 2015

Send Carol Gregory back to Olympia | Letter

I met Teri Hickel and she seem to be very nice and she even says that she is pro-choice but her policies are not pro-education and pro-children.

  • Oct 30th, 2015

Vote ‘yes’ for South King Fire Prop 1 | Letter

Dear Federal Way, I am asking you to join our community in voting “yes” for Proposition 1 to continue to support our firefighters!

  • Oct 30th, 2015

Why I am voting ‘yes’ for South King Fire bond | Letter

I want what’s best for our city. I want it to thrive. And part of a thriving city is a network and infrastructure that cares well for those who are in need.

  • Oct 28th, 2015

I want what’s best for our city. I want it to thrive. And part of a thriving city is a network and infrastructure that cares well for those who are in need.

  • Oct 27th, 2015

Mark Koppang is a leader | Letter

I have known Mark Koppang for over 20 years and have always admired his work ethic, his ambition and his integrity.

  • Oct 27th, 2015

South King Fire Proposition 1 is needed | Letter

Information on South King Fire and Rescue’s Proposition 1 can be found on page 102 of the King County voter’s pamphlet.

  • Oct 27th, 2015

South King Fire’s Proposition 1 is misleading | Letter

The South King Fire and Rescue Proposition 1 would authorize the issuance of $39 million of general obligation bonds to be repaid over 20 years

  • Oct 27th, 2015

Cartoon is appalling | Letter

The attack on the Best Starts for Kids levy in the cartoon in the Oct. 16 issue, using the image of a pregnant woman as a money grabber, was appalling to me, to say the least.

  • Oct 26th, 2015

Vote for my mom — Lydia Assefa-Dawson | Letter

If you are not familiar with your Councilwoman Lydia Assefa-Dawson,

  • Oct 24th, 2015

Carol Gregory trying to buy her election | Letter

How much money is Carol Gregory spending on her campaign? With all of her mailing and ads, it appears she is trying very hard to buy her election.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Vote for PK Thumbi, City Council | Letter

To all the people who live and vote in Federal Way. We received our ballots in the mail. So some food for thought: Position 7. Please vote for PK Thumbi.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Teri Hickel is a proven leader | Letter

Voters of the 30th Legislative District have a choice to change the direction of the Washington State Legislature by casting their vote for a genuine winner.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Hickel made impression as Advancing Leadership executive director | Letter

Teri Hickel is a unique and impactful leader who has not only led a life dedicated to public

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

King County Proposition 1 critical to helping kids | Letter

Each year, families rely on Boys & Girls Clubs to provide a safe, positive place for more than 17,000 King County kids.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Vote for Bill Fuller for South King Fire | Letter

It is our pleasure and honor to recommend support for Bill Fuller for fire commissioner, Position 2,

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Vote for Roger Flygare for South King Fire | Letter

As a four-year veteran of the U.S. Navy, I want to say how enthusiastic I am about another veteran and friend of mine who is running for fire commissioner, Roger Flygare.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Julie Hiller gets things done | Letter

A businesswoman with a heart of gold, Julie is also a tireless volunteer who plans and sees projects through to the end.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

If you are not familiar with your Councilwoman Lydia Assefa-Dawson,

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Councilwoman endorses Julie Hiller for City Council | Letter

Julie dares to question. As a public servant, that’s exactly what she should do.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Vote yes for South King Fire Proposition 1 | Letter

It is time for all of us to come to the aid of South King Fire and Rescue.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015

Teri Hickel ready to tackle legislative challenges | Letter

I choose Teri Hickel for state representative. She is decisive, a listener and is respectful of other’s opinions.

  • Oct 23rd, 2015