Letters to the Editor
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In the decade-plus since the Transportation Climate Initiative (TCI) was first developed under the Carcieri administration, there has been growing, bipartisan consensus that we must end our … more
To the editor: In 1919 the Volstead Act was passed, which was a nationwide mandate to make the manufacture and sale of alcohol illegal. It failed, and was repealed. We still, nonetheless, have … more
Today is profound. It is the first Veterans Day post-Afghanistan, the longest sustained conflict in U.S. history. The aftermath bears an eerie similarity to that of our second longest, the war in … more
To the editor:I read in letters to the editors (“What is happening to America's Freedom?” October 28 edition of The East Providence Post) that immigrants do not need to have vaccines when … more
To the editor:I wrote a letter that appeared in the October 21st edition of the Post. This was in response to Councilman Cahoon’s commentary published in the October 14th edition, in which he … more
To the editor: Remember when - it was only a few years ago - that Boston’s parking lots near Fenway Park were gouging fans with ridiculously astronomical parking fees. Why would someone … more
To the editor:In response to Candy Seel’s letter in the October 21st issue of The Post:Ms. Seel’s attack on Councilman Cahoon’s leadership, courage, and so-called inability to … more
To the editor:It was a tribute to the East Providence Police Department that Mayor DaSilva promoted the next Chief of Police from within the ranks of the department. One of the many … more
To the editor:In response to Councilman Nate Cahoon’s Commentary in the October 14th issue of the Post, I offer these thoughts. Mr. Cahoon rightly notes that we’ve come a long way … more
To the editor:With the Metacomet Golf Course purchase and the unimaginable vote by the city council to change the zoning from green space to mixed use, the Veterans Memorial Parkway,originally the … more
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