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Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 12:26 p.m.

I am bursting with pride that the Mount Pleasant Town Council voted, unanimously, to defeat that devious proposed ordinance that would have forced volunteers of commissions and boards to resign from those positions if they decided to run for public office. I think we all need to keep an eye on any public official who would dare to consider …

Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 10:14 a.m.

Thanks to our wonderful beaches, getting off Isle of Palms and Sullivan’s Island on weekend afternoons, especially Saturday afternoons, is already a nightmare and only promises to get worse when schools let out for the summer.

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 9:51 a.m.

(Last week, the Moultrie News published persuasive letters from Laurel Hill Primary School second-grade students addressed to Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page and Town Council.)

Letters to the Editor

Thursday, May 7, 2015 10:57 a.m.

Sunny days. Children laughing and playing in the front yard. A car speeding by. Then another car, followed by another and another.

Letters to the Editor

Thursday, April 30, 2015 9:07 a.m.

Neighbors, as the Town of Mount Pleasant has ended another successful Blessing of the Fleet, I would like to share a thought: A community of citizens and businesses supports the Blessing of the Fleet.

Transit and tomatoes

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 10:34 a.m.

Transit in the Lowcountry needs your support today. While we’ve been working to plan a better system for the future long standing problems and exposure to the dysfunctions of our national politics threaten the survival of CARTA bus transit service here.

Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:34 p.m.

On Monday, April 27, the Mount Pleasant Board of Zoning Appeals will consider a request to allow a variance in the height limit to allow a 100-room hotel on a very small lot next to All Saints Lutheran Church on Highway 17 North.

Balanced Growth: An Open Letter from Mayor Linda Page

Monday, April 20, 2015 8:58 a.m.

In March, Town Council and I introduced the framework of a Town Growth Management Plan. Our goal was – and remains – to balance quality of life with development and livability for residents.

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 2:15 p.m.

Our hometown has grabbed the global spotlight this week, showcasing poor decision-making skills on every news and media outlet. Being born and raised …

Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 6:13 a.m.

Per the latest April 1 article in the Moultrie News, it is unclear to me whether the appeal, by Councilman Santos, of the zoning administrator’s decision on the zoning of the proposed Shem Creek garage was made within the 30-day window required under the appeals process.

Second-graders get persuasive

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 8:35 a.m.

Editor’s note: The following persuasive letters were written by second-grade students at Laurel Hill Primary School, as assigned by teacher Julie Blackwell.

Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 5:40 a.m.

The knowledge of what Boeing has done for South Carolina is amazing. It is a part of our state and community.

Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 5:48 a.m.

The next stop for the project named The Atlantic is the Planning Committee of council and then to the full council for consideration.

Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 6:59 a.m.

The National Response Center (NRC), a branch of the U.S. Coast Guard, collects information regarding hazardous waste spills. By law, oil companies are required to report all spills to the NRC. However, even the NRC admits that only a fraction, 25 percent by some estimates, of actual oil spills are reported.

Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 10:46 a.m.

Approximately two years ago, I wrote a letter here that questioned two issues in the design of the widened Highway 17.

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 2:48 p.m.

We live in a world of GPS mapping, yet the Town of Mount Pleasant seems unable to locate one of its most important zoning boundaries – one designated to protect historic Shem Creek.

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 6:48 p.m.

After reading the recent articles in the Post and Courier concerning South Carolina being rated No. 1 in the percentage of DUI fatalities nationwide, I’d like to make a suggestion using a course of action that has proven to be successful.

Letter to the Editor - Unruly behavior

Thursday, February 19, 2015 10:48 a.m.

For a change I just finished reading the Post and Courier’s Feb. 9 article about the Charleston City Planning Commission meeting on the Sgt. Jasper redevelopment plan and once again public participation broke down into an “unseemly vocal wrestling match”. If I am to understand the article, the meeting was so unruly that the …

Letters to the Editor

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 9:15 a.m.

We have followed with interest the articles by Prentiss Findlay and Robert Behre on The Atlantic project on the causeway in Mount Pleasant.

Road closures

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 1:31 p.m.

To the Mount Pleasant Town Council, Mayor Linda Page, and the residents of Cooper Estates, Millwood and the Groves:

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 6:47 p.m.

Road closures

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 1:28 p.m.

“Tales of Valor,” a fascinating story by Sully Witte in the Feb. 4 Moultrie News. If it were “fleshed out” a bit more, it would make a first-class novel. Or movie. Let’s see, George Clooney? Nope, too old. Bradley Cooper maybe.

Building a city around you

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 4:46 p.m.

My name is Mike Poirier and I own Mount Pleasant Music on Lansing Drive. I am a lifetime resident. My business and others in the Lansing Plaza will be negatively affected by this plan.

What about us?

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 1:50 p.m.

Dear Town Council and Madame Mayor,

A Pastoral Letter from Bishop vonRosenberg

Thursday, February 5, 2015 9:23 a.m.

The following Pastoral Letter from the Right Reverend Charles G. vonRosenberg has been issued this afternoon. A letterhead copy is attached, and you can also find this on our website. Thank you.

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 3:25 p.m.

Thanks Moultrie News for looking at the future on Sullivan’s Island and emphasizing quality of life. The island has an opportunity to focus on the issues stated in Dustin Water’s article of Jan. 7, 2015. Islanders voted for a quiet, family-oriented residential community that considers visitors as fellow stewards and not blaming them …

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:25 p.m.

The Moultrie News recently had some very interesting discussions by some of the town leaders.

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 1:04 p.m.

Will Rogers once said, “It isn’t what we don’t know that gives us trouble; it’s what we know that ain’t so.”

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 1:57 p.m.

The movement to “Save” would be much more effective if there were sound alternative plans to the current cries of “Stop.”

Letters to the Editor

Tuesday, January 6, 2015 3:51 p.m.

As an elected Mount Pleasant Town Council member, I steadfastly oppose a proposed change in our law offered by Mayor Page that would require an elected council member to have the backing and support of two additional members of Town Council before an item could be placed on the regular agenda for Town Council meetings. I urge my fellow council …

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