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Letters to the editor: Stormwater projects, Pensions, Climate change

Stormwater projects There remains a clear split between those who support the "stormwater runoff fee" and those who oppose the "rain tax". One thing that The Capital could do, as a public service, would be to publicize projects funded by the fee which are currently under way. Thus we, your readers, may be able to judge for ourselves the worthiness of the program before the next General Assembly convenes and the rhetoric gets cranked up again. For example, I've seen a massive land-clearing and tree-planting project along the length of Route 10 over the past few months. I've also seen some work going on in the area encircled by the entrance ramp from New Cut...