COMMITMENT TO BLOCKING CONCESSION CUTS TO PENSIONERS
Along with other local Councils in South Australia, the City of Marion recently sent a rate payer funded letter to local pensioners advising their council rate concession will end as of July 1 this year.
Tuesday 13 January 2015
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Retirement Villages Act
Speech to Parliament
3 December 2014
Mr WINGARD ( Mitchell ) ( 15:20 :10 ): I rise to speak today about retirement villages in my electorate and the proposed recommendations of the select committee to change the Retirement Villages Act.Read more
I have received almost a thousand responses from local residents opposing Labor’s hikes to the Emergency Services Levy. When South Australians are already doing it tough, it is sad to see we have a government who have little hesitation in taking even more money from the pockets of homeowners, families, community groups, schools, and volunteer organisations. What’s worse is that not a single cent more will be spent on emergency services, despite some people’s ESL bills going up more than 1000%!
The electorate of Mitchell from Oaklands Park to Reynella is home to a terrific group of South Australians. Growing up in the electorate and living in the local community, the people of Mitchell have inspired and influenced me personally and professionally. In my maiden speech to Parliament I spoke of the people of Mitchell as my biggest source of inspiration and motivation as it is you who make our communities a great place to live, work and socialise