Letters To The Editor

City answers Mr. Federal Way’s questions | Letter

I would like to address a few questions/accusations raised by an anonymous letter writer in the Mr. Federal Way column dated Jan. 22.

  • Jan 29th, 2016

Tech levy necessary | Letter

As you should know by now, the Federal Way School District has a technology levy scheduled for an election on Feb. 9.

  • Jan 22nd, 2016

Love Mr. Federal Way | Letter

Just a note of appreciation for Mr. Federal Way. That dude has skills and might get snatched up by the Times or something.

  • Jan 22nd, 2016

Communities in Schools support tech levy | Letter

The Communities In Schools of Federal Way Board of Directors would like to voice its support of the Federal Way Public Schools’ Replacement Technology Levy which will be presented on the Feb. 9 special election ballot.

  • Jan 22nd, 2016

End result of diversity section? | Letter

The surge of articles in the Jan. 8 issue of the Mirror pertaining to diversity is further evidence the subject will be with us for the foreseeable future.

  • Jan 22nd, 2016

Support Kaiser Permanente-Group Health agreement | Letter

I am writing to share some perspective on the recent news of Kaiser Permanente’s agreement to acquire Group Health.

  • Jan 22nd, 2016

Yes vote on technology levy a no-brainer | Letter

Please join us in supporting the technology levy that Federal Way Public Schools has proposed to enhance the education of the students in Federal Way.

  • Jan 22nd, 2016

Anti-gun backers miss the mark | Letter

When anyone dies unexpectedly, it is a tragedy and the younger the person the more tragic.

  • Jan 15th, 2016

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