Fair and Affordable Rates
AUTHOR Better! Whangarei DATE 18 Sep 2019
Are you aware that in the last five years residential rates paid on a typical house in Whangarei have increased by almost $500 from $1,800 to just under $2,300? That's an increase of 5 per...
Failed investment costs ratepayers $800,000
AUTHOR Better! Whangarei DATE 24 Aug 2019
The Northland Regional Council has lost $800,000 on a failed investment in a Marden Point-based log processing company....
AUTHOR Frank Newman DATE 08 Aug 2019
Crikey! Is the economy so bad that we have to have negative interest rates to keep it moving in the right direction? That message is in itself enough to cause business confidence to decline at a faste...