Nelson council living too large

The City of Nelson is enjoying a windfall of $500,000 from Nelson Hydro’s high water bonus last year

Let’s get this straight.

The City of Nelson is enjoying a windfall of $500,000 from Nelson Hydro’s high water bonus last year, plus another $70,000 in new taxation from developments, and a PST return… and they are still over-spent by $140,000, and needing to increase taxes and utility costs.

What would they have done if they hadn’t had those windfalls?

How about living within your means, council? The taxpayers have to.

Heather Myers

Nelson

 

 

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