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Kapi-Mana News - - OPINION -

Ed­i­tor,

This is how the Porirua City Coun­cil has hood­winked ev­ery ratepayer in the city. Coun­cil an­nounced that for the long term coun­cil plan rates in­creases would be limited to the CPI for cur­rent ratepay­ers with the ad­di­tion to to­tal rates rev­enue of 0.5 per cent for growth to the rat­ing base.

For the draft plan, coun­cil set an in­fla­tion fac­tor of 2.7 per cent when by mid Jan­uary 2012 they would have

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