Water, rates, main street and commercial development, Tourism and Economic development I decided to stand for Mayor of the Hastings District Council in the up-coming by-election because we have so many issues that need to be addressed. There are Councillors who have been there for over 20 years and while I respect experience, if you […]
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Entries by Stuart Perry
Two weeks ago I made the announcement that I would stand for the Mayoralty. I originally intended to stand in 2019 at the next Local Government elections but Mayor Yules decision to step aside for his national political ambitions changed my plans. I am the first non-Councillor to announce my intention to throw hmy hat […]
I’m a passionate supporter of the Arts and avid supporter of the Hawkes Bay Opera House as it’s a national treasure and therefore it deserves significant funding from the Ministry of Culture and Heritage.
We want to attract more people to live in Hawke’s Bay and Hastings. To do that we must keep council rates below inflation.
Economic growth brings jobs to Hawke’s Bay, not just for breadwinners but smart planning also brings jobs for the youth. It’s great if we can keep our young people here in Hastings and Hawke’s Bay.
This water issue has become the ‘million dollar mistake’ and we ratepayers are paying for it. 700k and climbing.