Letter: City core not a dump

In response to Downtown dirty, dangerous, Langley Advance, July 23…

Dear Editor,

In response to Downtown dirty, dangerous, Langley Advance, July 23.

I have lived in this community for five years, I have never had any issues with the “lowlife junkies” that Mike Brian stated.

They are people… people who you don’t know where they’ve come from or what they’ve encountered.

It’s pretty sad that Mike states we need to clean up our “ugly ghetto” from all the “useless parasites.”

I don’t see him first in line willing and able to help. Instead of being judgmental and ignorant, maybe have a heart and get to know some of the people and offer suggestions rather than wanting to place them somewhere else. Yes, there are issues, but there is a lot of good that is in our City, too.

If people would take time to see the beauty in our City, then they would realize it really isn’t so bad after all.

Heather Alexander, Langley



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