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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Use of Rights of Way and Public Property Ordinance (aka Camping Ban) – We can do better!

As a candidate for our school board, there’s nothing like going into the office on a Friday morning and getting bombarded with texts, phone...

Letter: Total median pay of Milpitas teacher was $103,623 in 2020

To The Editor: Your article on providing housing for teachers in Milpitas Unified ("MUSD receives 52 responses after putting out call for rooms for rent...

Letter to the Editor: Knights of Columbus St. Elizabeth Council 8747 presents $5K check to MUSD

Dear Editor: On August 23, 2022, The Knights of Columbus St. Elizabeth Council 8747 presented grant award checks from Columbian Foundation in the amount of...

Knights of Columbus St. Elizabeth Council 8747 presents check to MUSD

Dear Editor: On May 10, 2022, The Knights of Columbus St. Elizabeth Council 8747 presented donation checks in the amount of $5,009.19 to Milpitas Unified...

Letter to the Editor: Milpitas needs leadership to address homelessness

We want to thank the Beat for the recent article outlining how the city is attempting to address homelessness in Milpitas. But, from our...

Letter to the Editor: Councilmember Phan purchased a domain under my name

Dear Editor: My name is Carmen Montano. I am a public servant, currently serving as Vice Mayor in Milpitas. I am running for Mayor of Milpitas...

Letter to the Editor: In Michigan shooting, is prosecution of a child the best choice?

Dear Editor: It is gut wrenching to hear of a teen that is pushed to a breaking point where that teen becomes a shooter. Is prosecution...

Letter to the Editor: Coyote Creek clean-up

Dear Editor, One of my priorities as the Chair of the Valley Water Homeless Encampment Committee is to seek ways to protect the health of...

Creating a new future for Milpitas mobility

Do you walk or bike around Milpitas? Would you, if it was easier and safer? That is the intent of the Draft Trail, Pedestrian,...

Why have Milpitians turned a blind eye to hate incidents?

Dear Editor: Hate incidents are not accepted in the classroom or in the workplace. So why is it being accepted by our community members and...

Waiting for understanding and/or self reflection

Dear Editor: I had hoped that one of the leaders of our numerous community organizations might speak up. Where are our Churches, where is the...

Letter to the Editor: Milpitas will make its own decisions about dealing with homelessness

Dear Editor: We love Milpitas. We will not be bullied into submission by tyrannical Orwellian Politicians who do not have our best interests at heart. Most...

Letter to the Editor: Mayor Tran not qualified to lecture on mental health

Dear Editor: I listened in on the Milpitas City Council Special Meeting yesterday regarding homelessness issues. I found one aspect remarkable. I listened to a...

In support of Proposition 16

Dear Editor: I support Prop 16. The time is ripe to repeal Prop 209 and its harmful legacy in California. As a local resident, I am...

Letter to the Editor: Where are our school board candidates?

Dear Editor:  Where are our school board candidates? We watched with concern as the atmosphere on social media during the special election for a School Board...

Supporting public safety and funding our police

Dear Editor: I have made it clear during the course of this campaign that I take a back seat to no one in terms of...

Prop 16 and Californians For Equal Rights

Dear Editor: The road to hell is usually paved with good intentions. In democracies, it can jeopardise the very promise of life, liberty and the...

Assault on First Amendment by Milpitas City Government & Staff

I am alarmed by the assault of our right to free speech at Public Forums at City Council Meetings. Especially in light of issues...

Elected officials can’t delete social media posts; they’re considered public records

Dear Editor: Public Records may not be a blockbuster topic.  Though it should be... Public Records have been a systemic problem and sore subject for the...

Open letter: Shocked by City Councilmember’s unprofessional and unfounded claim

Mr. Bob Nuñez, Watching the City Council meeting on September 15, 2020, I was taken back and appalled that someone as seasoned as you, Mr....

Carmen Montano: “I have been told that it is a councilmember who is orchestrating these attacks…”

Dear Editor: In all my years of public service I have never witnessed such vicious, mean-spirited attacks on council members, which has included myself being...

Vice Mayor Nuñez issues apology & calls for greater transparency in public comments

Dear Editor: On Sept. 22, The Milpitas Beat published an article referencing a recent Facebook video I posted expressing my deep concern over the disrespectful...

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