Letters

Good Governance and the Truth

To the Editor, In the Putnam County Legislators’ annual reorganization meeting earlier this month, I was chosen to be Deputy County Chairman. It was the second year in a row that my colleagues elected me to that position, and I am grateful for their… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

On Police Reform in Kent

To the Editor, The Town of Kent, in accordance with the Governor’s Executive Order 203, has convened a Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative Panel which is performing a comprehensive review of policies, procedures, and practices of the Polic… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Should Not Be Proud of These Boys

To the Editor, On Saturday, December 5, Putnam for Black Lives, a local grassroots organization fighting for racial justice and change in our community, hosted a food drive at the Putnam County Courthouse in Carmel. Several members and allies stoo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Time to Give Scrutiny to Congress

To the Editor, Perhaps with Trump gone, the media can now shine some sorely needed light on our “representatives” in Congress. How much legislation have these people actually passed in recent administrations? “Deadlocked”by each other’s intransige… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Miracle of Multiplication

To the Editor, I’ve just witnessed a miracle – “The Multiplication of the Ballots.” (No fish…. But a truly fishy odor!) Mary T. Kipp Carmel … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dismayed Regarding Election Coverage

Dear Editor, Your front page story is somewhat misleading, because unless one reads all the way to the end and deduces that there are still 11,184 votes still left to be tallied, one might get the impression that the election is “over.” In fact, it … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Addonizio on Letter

To the Editor, This letter is to repudiate allegations from Mr. Bayer’s Letter to the Editor in the November 10th edition of the Courier. He states the following “Addonizio chirped, budget mismanagement should not be confused with our funding.” This… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Questions for Carmel School Board

To the Editor, The Carmel School Board, in its annual budget presentation to the voters, promised a tax increase in the Fiscal Year 2020-2021 of 2.6 %. My new school tax bill shows that their claim was dishonest because the actual increase is 46% hi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Questions on Legislature, Executive & Sheriff

To the Editor: In attempting to defend their self-serving budget proposals, both Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell and Legislative Chairwoman Toni Addonizio revealed the mantra that the Legislature will wield against Democrat Sheriff Robert La… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sheriff on Citizen Comments

To the Editor, I would like to thank the residents of Putnam County who took time out of their evening on October 26, 2020 to participate in the Public Hearing on the Tentative 2021 Budget. Your participation was important to our community so that… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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