President’s Pen

Uncertainty tempers budget decisions

I WILL focus this month on demystifying our local government – let us clear some clutter.

The new Toodyay Recreation Centre water bill of $71,000 included start-up usage, the initial establishment of new turf and filling the pool and flush back.

Currently, we are searching for a possible leak because the last account showed an unexpected jump in usage.

A February water account of $872.09 for the old Harper Road works depot listed in the March council agenda, was investigated.

It appears unauthorised use has occurred.

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