Letters to the Editor – Three cheers for bulk trash pickup, Rep. Van Taylor, Evan Grant – The Dallas Morning News

1 Bulk trash and brush pickup — Thanks to the cautious and thorough staff who picked up our mountain of tree trimmings this month On the curb. Having lived in 5 fullly different states, I’ve by no means expert this service wright here The metropolis picks up cumbersome gadgets every month Freed from cost. It’s superconvenient And probably a bit above and past. I particularly appreciated how The mom and father who collected all this particles from A critical tree trimming enterprise at our house even raked the grass afterward To Enconstructive every thing was left clear. They dealt with our backyard as if it have been Their very personal and did A greater job than I might have myself. Thanks for the distinctive service.

Jean McAulay, Dallas

2 U.S. Rep. Van Taylor, R-Plano — Wright hereas in Colombia to finalize the adoption of our two lovely youngsters, we found thOn the U.S. Embassy in Bogotá expert a technical problem, and our visas, although submitted appropriately, Wouldn’t be accredited. We Acquired no timelines and immediately understood that with out The biggest assist, we have been trapped indefinitely in Colombia while this purple tape was in place. We started nameing anyone we knew with affect to roll the ball forward. We have been met with excuses with every telephone name. Every telephone name, That is, till we referpurple to as Rep. Van Taylor. Listening to the humanity Inside the state of affairs above the paperwork, Taylor’s office immediately Set to work. Taylor himself made a quantity of telephone names, demanding options and movement. A day after Taylor’s involvement, we heard that our household, Collectively with Greater than a dozen fullly different equally trapped households, had been given a waiver And will proceed with our visas. As a Outcome of of Taylor, our household is full And residential. To have a congressman Who’s prepared to go to bat for people is invaluable. We’re eternally grateful.

Cody Brooks, Plano

3 Evan Grant — Thanks, Evan Grant, for talking us die-exhausting Texas Rangers followers off the ledge in your column Aug. 8, “Month of extremes — Membership might have turned the nook all by way of a busy, miserable July.” Your detailed explanations of the Rangers’ transmovements have been excellent and assisted make sense of but anfullly different Rangers storage sale. The behind-the-scenes look into widespread supervisor Chris Youthful’s dedication To creating the Rangers A greater group ought to give us all hope for a aggressive Rangers group Finally. It did me, And that i am deeply grateful.

John Bradford, Arlington

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