Daily Archives: August 11, 2009

STS rates revolt

### ODT Mon, 10 Aug 2009 (page 24)
Dunedin rates arrears on the rise
By David Loughrey

Overdue rates owed by Dunedin ratepayers have increased as the recession drags on, and the city council has urged people falling behind with their payments to get in contact, and obtain help to sort out the situation.
Cr Fliss Butcher said it was hard to quantify how many people were withholding rates for the stadium, but a “very small” number had communicated that motive to the council.
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Read more in the print and digital editions of the Otago Daily Times.

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In May it was reported that 104 ratepayers had delayed payment as a stadium protest. ODT Link

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