Letters to the Editor: City of F.C. Pension Plans Are Volatile, Expensive & Obsolete

May 29, 2014 10:07 AM3 comments

Letters to the Editor: May 29 – June 4, 2014 City of F.C. Pension Plans Are Volatile, Expensive & Obsolete Editor, I read the Letter to the Editor in last week’s News-Press from Jan Hertzsch who wondered why anyone would object to using $11 million from the water sale to […]

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Letters to the Editor: Wonderful Civil War Day Event in F.C. Last Saturday

May 22, 2014 10:36 AM0 comments

Letters to the Editor: May 22 – 28, 2014 Wonderful Civil War Day Event in F.C. Last Saturday Editor, I am writing to commend the City of Falls Church for putting on a wonderful Civil War Day event at the Cherry Hill Farmhouse on Saturday, May 17. Over the past few […]

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Letters to the Editor: Praise for Herring, Warner Stances on Immigration

May 15, 2014 10:04 AM14 comments

Letters to the Editor: May 15 – 21, 2014 Praise for Herring, Warner Stances on Immigration Editor, I was impressed with the recent decision by Attorney General Mark Herring to allow children of undocumented immigrants to receive in-state tuition. It was nice to see our senator, Mark Warner, praise the […]

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Letters to the Editor: Council Was Elected to Run City Professionally

May 8, 2014 10:27 AM2 comments

Letters to the Editor: May 8 – 14, 2014  Council Was Elected to Run City Professionally Editor, OK, our City of Falls Church leaders managed to temporarily avoid a tax rate increase (the use of reserve funds is a subject for another day) but echoing the recent surge of growing […]

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Letters to the Editor: F.C.’s Predatory Towing is Still Outrageous

May 1, 2014 12:26 PM1 comment

Letters to the Editor: May 1 – 7, 2014  F.C.’s Predatory Towing is Still Outrageous Editor, Although I agree with the points made in the April 17 Falls Church News-Press editorial “The Post’s Pulitzer,” I would have preferred instead a strong editorial (yet again) on the outrageous predatory parking enforcement […]

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Letters to the Editor: Stormwater Questions Met With ‘Attitude’ from City

April 24, 2014 10:18 AM4 comments

Dealing with some of the Falls Church employees regarding the stormwater fee makes one question if these people know where the money comes for their salaries and just how they were hired.

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Letters to the Editor: Tow Truck Drivers Sit, Wait Near Broaddale Plaza

April 17, 2014 10:42 AM3 comments

Letters to the Editor: April 17 – 23, 2014  Tow Truck Drivers Sit, Wait Near Broaddale Plaza Editor, A few weeks ago, my van was towed from the Broaddale Plaza when I had gone to get my hair done. In addition to getting my hair done, I also needed to […]

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Letters to the Editor: City Should Explore School Merger with Fairfax Co.

April 10, 2014 10:48 AM2 comments

Letters to the Editor: April 10 – 16, 2014  City Should Explore School Merger with Fairfax Co. Editor, A major issue facing the City is the challenge of increasing the income at a pace to meet the increasing costs of the school system, due to increasing student enrollment. One option […]

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Letters to the Editor: Puzzled by City’s New Stormwater Definitions

April 3, 2014 11:32 AM0 comments

You probably haven’t heard yet (because this is a fictional example designed to make a point) but a sincere need for dog-related improvements in the City has resulted in a “Dog Fee” that will be collected from every resident with a canine companion.

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Letters to the Editor: Rather than Raise Taxes, F.C. Should Contract Services

March 27, 2014 11:33 AM2 comments

Wyatt Shields has presented a budget that will raise our real estate tax rate 4.5 cents per $100. Yikes! We will now have the highest taxes in Northern Virginia!

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