Our Letters Policy

Our Letters Policy

• Letters to the editor and opinion pieces come from our readers. They express the views of their authors and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Alameda Sun, its advertisers or staff.
• The contents of this page are subject to editing for length, clarification and legal considerations. Please try to limit letters to 250 words and opinion pieces to 600 words.
• Letters and opinion pieces are published in the order they are received. The Sun will not publish letters that contain personal attacks or that advertise goods or services.
• Letters must include names and phone numbers for verification; unsigned letters will not be published.
• Mail letters and opinion pieces to Editor, Alameda Sun, 3215 J Encinal Ave., Alameda, CA 94501 or e-mail them to editor@alamedasun.com.
• You can also post them online at www. alamedasun.com. Click on the Submissions tab and scroll down to Letters to the Editor. You must create a free account to submit letters or opinion pieces.