Super City What?



Have your SayAlways read your paper with interest and enjoy your coverage of local events that concern a lot of us.
One big question that I have, as we in this area are being treated as second class ratepayers, is – How do we get out of this Super City mess and back into Franklin as we knew it. Feel sure that if there is a way then Papakura would join us also.
I have heard through the grape vine that Warkworth are very upset with the way they are being treated and are thinking of doing the same.
It is very hard to convince this huge conglomerate of what is called the Auckland City Council that Auckland is not just Queen Street or the Viaduct Basin or a train thingy from Britomart to K Road, but now takes in a huge area outside of the afore mentioned.
They increase our rates, send out parking wardens to suck more funds out of the area, God knows what is next – for what in return? Keep up the good work and perhaps one of these days we may have a win in our favour.
Glyn Judson, Pukekohe

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