Bunbury councillors voice concerns over rate exempt

Kate FieldingSouth Western Times
Bunbury City Council has previously written to the State Government over its concerns on the cost shift.
Camera IconBunbury City Council has previously written to the State Government over its concerns on the cost shift. Credit: Graphic / South Western Times

Bunbury City Council has repeated its concerns at the cost shift from State to Local government after granting yet another rate exemption to a charitable group.

The council last week supported Alternative Resource Community Housing’s application for a rate exemption worth $8558 a year.

Councillors again voiced their concerns over the move, but conceded they could not refuse it.

The council has previously written to the State Government.

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