Opinion Section

LETTER: ‘Why it is legitimate to have 2 pitbulls on my property, but not 4 chickens?’

LETTER: ‘Why it is legitimate to have 2 pitbulls on my property, but not 4 chickens?’

Dear Editor, I have received a notification from the city of Burien saying we are only allowing 3 chickens. My hens are all very quiet. I am struggling to understand, why it is legitimate to have 2 pitbulls on my property, but not 4 chickens?

LETTER: Normandy Park Councilmember’s note to Ecology about Miller Creek

LETTER: Normandy Park Councilmember’s note to Ecology about Miller Creek

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear David South, Thank you for your help in... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘I would like to thank Transform Burien for the work they are doing…’

LETTER: ‘I would like to thank Transform Burien for the work they are doing…’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] I would like to thank Transform Burien for the... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Questions about NERA but answers have not been as easy to find…’

LETTER: ‘Questions about NERA but answers have not been as easy to find…’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] At the last council meeting, Monday December... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Remind people about the scoop law!’

LETTER: ‘Remind people about the scoop law!’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] I just moved from Alki Beach to Three Tree Point... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘The age of the troll…’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘The age of the troll…’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] When I first started using internet message... [Read more]

LETTER: And now, Dobkin/Giba respond back to Mark Ufkes’ Letter to the Editor

LETTER: And now, Dobkin/Giba respond back to Mark Ufkes’ Letter to the Editor

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] We are not impressed by the rambling accusations... [Read more]

LETTER: Mark Ufkes responds to Dobkin/Giba Letter to the Editor

LETTER: Mark Ufkes responds to Dobkin/Giba Letter to the Editor

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear Editor: The letter from Barbara Dobkin... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘The people of Burien and North Highline deserve the truth…’

LETTER: ‘The people of Burien and North Highline deserve the truth…’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Public Information Confirms: Mark Ufkes Made... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Public information request confirms Burien still in annexation game’

LETTER: ‘Public information request confirms Burien still in annexation game’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear B-Town Blog: A public information request... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident endorses candidate for Water District #49 Commissioner

LETTER: Resident endorses candidate for Water District #49 Commissioner

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Roger Gee for Water District 49 Commissioner... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘I know Lauren, and she is a patriot in the true sense of that word’

LETTER: ‘I know Lauren, and she is a patriot in the true sense of that word’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear Editor: It is a shame that those associated... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘I encourage all citizens to watch the videos before voting in the election’

LETTER: ‘I encourage all citizens to watch the videos before voting in the election’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Letter to the Editor, First off, I’d like... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘As a Burien resident, I encourage the annexation of the rest of North Highline’

LETTER: ‘As a Burien resident, I encourage the annexation of the rest of North Highline’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] After having just read a number of the blogs... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Burien…started to decline when Council became obsessed with annexation’

LETTER: ‘Burien…started to decline when Council became obsessed with annexation’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] I believe Burien’s quality of life started... [Read more]

LETTER: Andrea Reay endorses Joan McGilton for re-election to City Council

LETTER: Andrea Reay endorses Joan McGilton for re-election to City Council

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] To the Editor, I think back on the months of... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Council’s final choice of City Manager will affect Burien for decades to come’

LETTER: ‘Council’s final choice of City Manager will affect Burien for decades to come’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] This spring I will turn 62. In the next 10 years... [Read more]

LETTER: Reader concerned about city council hiring City Manager Search Firm

LETTER: Reader concerned about city council hiring City Manager Search Firm

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Letter to the Editor, Hopefully some citizens... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Salmon Creek has been mitigated into extinction’

LETTER: ‘Salmon Creek has been mitigated into extinction’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] To David Johanson, City of Burien, Senior Planner 400... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘We can change the course of our City through the City Manager selection process’

LETTER: ‘We can change the course of our City through the City Manager selection process’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] One of the greatest things the Council can do... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Minimum 400 plus Apartment units coming to our Town Square…’

LETTER: ‘Minimum 400 plus Apartment units coming to our Town Square…’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] City Planning Commission Meeting thoughts; Hello,... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thanks!’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thanks!’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Photo by Michael Brunk. Burien Actors Theatre... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘One gym quest, one heck of a workout’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘One gym quest, one heck of a workout’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] It was a simple idea. Go to the gym, I said.... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Signs for 2 candidates still out after the primary election…’

LETTER: ‘Signs for 2 candidates still out after the primary election…’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Concerned: I have noticed many signs for Burien... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘We have two basic choices in this City Manager search that is before us’

LETTER: ‘We have two basic choices in this City Manager search that is before us’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] THE SIX QUESTIONS We have two basic choices... [Read more]

LETTER: Reader shares ‘Instant Karma Story’ about Burien bicycle thief

LETTER: Reader shares ‘Instant Karma Story’ about Burien bicycle thief

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] This happened at my house this morning (Thursday,... [Read more]

LETTER: And now, Debi Wagner responds to Andrea Reay’s response…

LETTER: And now, Debi Wagner responds to Andrea Reay’s response…

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff. ADDITIONAL NOTE: This will be the last Letter... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘We will only grow if we have a council that listens to its citizens…’

LETTER: ‘We will only grow if we have a council that listens to its citizens…’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] First Day – Thank you to The B-Town Blog... [Read more]