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Awesome, Auckland Council set to go on cat killing spree — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Auckland Council wants to go a cat culling…excellent, the first good thing Phil Goff has done. Cats without microchips found roaming in sensitive environments will be killed under Auckland Council’s new pest eradication programme.

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Parking in Auckland city is super expensive.

I live in Papatoetoe, a suburb of South Auckland. We do not have any parking problem on this side of the city.

But things change drastically once you enter the money hungry, pocket emptying, heart squeezing world of ‘THE CITY’. 255 more words

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Auckland Councillor: “Phenomenal expenditure” ahead — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Auckland ratepayers are losing equity in their homes, will pay more for petrol, and now have been told the Council is planning to spend money like a drunken sailor on shore leave.

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Steve Joyce: Regional fuel taxes will all go to wage increases — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

The Government should tell Phil Goff and his council to control their spending to free up money for public transport rather than letting them raid Aucklanders’ wallets with a regional fuel tax, National Party Finance Spokesperson Steven Joyce says.

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Instead of demanding petrol taxes and targeted rates why doesn’t Phil Goff take an axe to his bloated council? — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Phil Goff bloviates about needing more money, higher rates, special rates and now petrol taxes to pay his council’s bills. Instead of taking real action he seems to just resort to the time honoured socialist way of thinking and wanting more taxes.

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Goff has a tight grip, he doesn’t want to jizz his pants just yet — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Phil Goff is trying his best not to wet his knickers that Labour have bribed themselves into a coalition of losers. He is cautiously optimistic that he can get the government to pay for all his toys.

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Auckland City Rating fail as Goff’s attack on accommodation businesses fails — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Exemptions have already stripped more than a million dollars off expected earnings from Auckland Council’s rate on tourist accommodation. The controversial rate was anticipated to bring in an extra $13 million in revenue but $1.2 million has already been shaved off.

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