18 Nov 2020

Wellington homeowners balk at proposed 23 percent rates rise

From Checkpoint, 5:26 pm on 18 November 2020

Wellingtonians are balking at the idea of a double-digit rates raise to fund a series of important infrastructure projects.

RNZ understands a discussion document has been presented to city councillors about its 10-year financial strategy and they're considering a hefty rates increase of up to 23 percent.

Jonathan Mitchell reports.