Letter: ‘Ridiculous’ tax increase

I find it unbelievable that our elected (Kelowna city) council would even consider such an increase.

To the editor:

I just wanted to write and say that I fully agree with Richard Drinnan’s letter regarding the proposed city tax hike. (City Must Go Back to Tax Drawing Board, Dec. 23  Kelowna Capital News.) I find it unbelievable that our elected council would even consider such an increase.

I am so tired of our government officials increasing taxes every chance they get. Enough already! This council should be embarrassed to even consider such a ridiculous amount.

I’m all for investing in our city but these increases have to stop. I had high hopes for this council but its obvious that they are completely out of touch with what the majority of Kelowna residents consider an acceptable tax increase.

Michael Burke, Kelowna

 

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