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Council rates draft: up 1.5% despite surplus

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The likelihood of a budget surplus was Cr El Melky's hard fought argument to keep the rate rise to “the lowest possible level, keeping us just in front of the CPI.” KIERAN FINNANE reports.

UPDATED 30 May 2017, 9.42am.

5% council rate rise proposed

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The Town Council is proposing a 5% rate rise largely to cope with increases in electricity costs. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. PHOTO: Mayor Damien Ryan.

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