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Vote for fresh ideas for the whole Coast

Regarding Mr Bruce Hyland’s letter from the November 14 issue: I must agree with Mr Hyland that if the existing councillors, especially from the Gosford Council, stand for re-election and…



Name suggestion for ATO building

The Australian Taxation Office building on the old Gosford Public School site will be unwanted and out of place. Nonetheless, the building needs a name and one refl ecting its…





Elected representatives ignore our pleas

Do any of our elected representatives listen to us? Close Manus Island and Nauru detention centres, now. Desperate men, women and children are fleeing conflicts we have been implicated in…


Not all CBD development is good development

I write in response to Stine Haastrup’s online petition to stop the minority ruining Gosford revitalisation as published in Coast Community News. Stine Haastrup believes that readers will accept revitalisation…



Australia should not be for sale

I am writing to the newspaper in regard to the closing of all our industries in this country, and I ask when is the government going to act on our…



Use Cairns’ waterfront as an example

I have recently returned from Cairns and I was very interested in what the local council had provided for their residents and for tourists. For about two kilometres, there are…


Does Lucy Wicks support ATO location?

So the ATO obscenity is going ahead, despite a pending court challenge. How did you vote on this, Lucy? Did you listen to your constituents who are vehemently opposed to…


Red light camera required

I regularly see vehicles ignoring the traffic lights on the corner of Henry Parry Dve and Glennie St. Large trucks, such as vehicle transporters, are particularly egregious in this respect,…