Opinion

  • A Big Thanks: The MAD Made It!

    A Big Thanks: The MAD Made It!

    COMMENTARY: We did it! Three years of hard work and $150,000 later, voters in the district passed the La Jolla Village Maintenance Assessment District (MAD). We now have a mechanism in place to spruce up La Jolla. Move over, Carmel, Sun Valley, Palm Springs, Palm Beach —communities known for their...

  • READERS WRITE: Script for a future tour bus driver

      “We are now turning off of Prospect Place, which is comparable to the Boston ‘Big Dig’ because its construction never ends and nobody seems to know why, and heading down to the waterfront, which used to be called ‘The Jewel of La Jolla.’ Forgive the bumps, but this street hasn’t been paved for...

  • LETTERS and OPINIONS: La Jolla Light Nov. 3, 2016 issue

    LETTERS and OPINIONS: La Jolla Light Nov. 3, 2016 issue

    GUEST COMMENTARY: A word or two about Measures K and L By Sherri Lightner San Diego City Council President Did you know that the Mayor’s race and three of the five City Council races in San Diego ended in June? Unlike California and the federal government, San Diego has a rule that if a candidate...

  • Our Readers Write: La Jollans speak out about election measures, local planning boards and Rotary Club

    Our Readers Write: La Jollans speak out about election measures, local planning boards and Rotary Club

    Our Readers Write / Letters to the Editor / Opinion: Letters to the Editor from the Oct. 27, 2016 issue of La Jolla Light: —— Council President Sherri Lightner issues urgent voting caution There is nothing more important to the voters of San Diego than ensuring that their votes are cast and counted...

  • Our Readers Write: La Jollans speak up about turn signals, elections, emergency services, access to running track and Ellen Browning Scripps

    Our Readers Write: La Jollans speak up about turn signals, elections, emergency services, access to running track and Ellen Browning Scripps

    Letters to the Editor from the Oct. 20, 2016 issue of La Jolla Light: Turn signals and roundabouts Thank you to reporter María José Durán for the pop quiz on driving through roundabouts in the Oct. 6 issue. As a Bird Rock resident, I enjoy the added safety and slower speeds roundabouts provide...

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