As a submitter, I attended the Tauranga City Council meeting on Tuesday this week, which in my view turned into a shambles.
The question of 11 Mission St, which has nothing to do with race, is in itself simple – it is about the relationship between the Tauranga City Council and ratepayers.
Ratepayer money ($825,000) was used to buy 11 Mission St and the people were told why.
The mayor of the day, Stuart Crosby, is quite clear: The intent was that 11 Mission St was purchased to form part of The Elms estate.
This has nothing to do with