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KCRA Special Meeting 17th November, 2012

Tuesday, 20 November 2012, 10:22 am | KCRA

Ratepayers voiced their anger and frustration at the KCRA Special Meeting, especially in relation to the unacceptable rates increases. Due to the complex new rating formulas, many face increases of 30% year one, and to 50% cumulatively at year two. Astoundingly, ... More >>

"Kaipara Rates Strike may spread"

Friday, 19 October 2012, 12:07 pm | KCRA

Kaipara Citizens and Ratepayers Assoc. (KCRA) would like to commend Clive Boonham, on his website http://www.kaiparaconcerns.co.nz/ , which is where he continues to expose the truth, by way of stating that the Commissioners should NOT have presented ... More >>

Truth Gives Way to Unprincipled Expediency

Friday, 24 August 2012, 10:27 am | KCRA

Councillors on 23rd August voted to approve the Annual Plan and the Long Term Plan in spite of ample evidence that both failed to meet all relevant legal standards. Only Cr. Larsen opposed both motions. Few ratepayers will be happy with an LTP that ... More >>

Long Term Plan Problems For Councillors

Wednesday, 22 August 2012, 4:21 pm | KCRA

Councillors at their special meeting on 21st August took heed of warnings and advice given to them by both KCRA and Clive Boonham, along with those from Chief Executive Steve Ruru. More >>

Kaipara Council in Desperate Straits

Monday, 23 July 2012, 8:43 am | KCRA

Kaipara District is facing a dire financial crisis, as graphically highlighted in this year’s Long Term Plan Process. The Council was, and continues to be presented with the opportunity of openly acknowledging the situation, engaging with those who ... More >>