Independent Citizens are as dishonest as 2021 about rates rises

A week or so ago I took a swipe at 2021 who have the gall to say that the council has adopted a “prudent and sensible financial policy” when people’s rates are going up 60% or so in the next decade. Since then Independent Citizens have been pushing the asset sales line again and have… Continue reading Independent Citizens are as dishonest as 2021 about rates rises

Dear 2021 Councillors, it’s very simple: You can’t have it both ways

The Christchurch City Council asset sales debate has reared its head again, with a move to reintroduce discussion on an elected members’ agenda last week. However, the 2021 bloc used their majority to prevent a debate taking place, but Independent Citizens has now announced that the issue will be a policy platform for their candidates… Continue reading Dear 2021 Councillors, it’s very simple: You can’t have it both ways

Dear 2021 Councillors, it's very simple: You can't have it both ways

The Christchurch City Council asset sales debate has reared its head again, with a move to reintroduce discussion on an elected members’ agenda last week. However, the 2021 bloc used their majority to prevent a debate taking place, but Independent Citizens has now announced that the issue will be a policy platform for their candidates… Continue reading Dear 2021 Councillors, it's very simple: You can't have it both ways