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Daaave !!

Received from two sources, this afternoon.

—— Forwarded Message
From: Dave Cull
Date: Tue, 1 Jul 2014 14:09:42 +1200
To: “All Elected Members”, “Executive Leadership Team (ELT)”
Subject: FW: Re: Letter to Mayor from Allen Clark -Aromoana – no address

Colleagues,
For your edification I attach a letter I received recently. I suspect one of “What If”’s perennial correspondents has gone AWOL and is holed up in Aramoana.

Dave

Attachments:
Letter to Mayor from Allen Clark -Aromoana – no address

50 The Octagon, Dunedin; PO Box 5045, Dunedin 9058, New Zealand
Telephone: 03 477 4000; Fax: 03 474 3594
Email: [address removed]; www .dunedin.govt.nz

—— End of Forwarded Message

[The scanned pages below are set out in the order written. -Eds]

Letter to Mayor from Allen Clark (page 1) 1Letter to Mayor from Allen Clark (page 2) 1Letter to Mayor from Allen Clark (page 4) 1Letter to Mayor from Allen Clark (page 3) 1 Letter to Mayor from Allen Clark (page 5) 1Letter to Mayor from Allen Clark (page 6) 1

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Nonsensical 'Common Sense'

Responding to the article by Robin Charteris (ODT, 9.9.08), Calvin Oaten throws up that all too familiar and increasingly useless term ‘common sense’. His call for an injection of “some commonsense and responsible fiscal management” is of course somewhat typical of the arguments put forward by the ‘Anti’ Stadium crowd these days.

For a start, what is common sense. Continue reading

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