Podunk Below the Masthead March 11, 2009

The city finds money coming into its coffers after a re-assessment of Federal properties in the city, the Green party turns to a new face in the North coast riding and the sports department suggests its time to get nasty when it comes to Minor Hockey bureaucrats.

WINDFALL PROVIDED BY FEDERAL PROPERTIES RE-ASSESSMENT-- The city of Prince Rupert finally receives a bit of welcome news when it comes to finances as a re-assessment of the various Federal properties around the city provides for a $36,800 grant in lieu of taxes a welcome change to some of the other tax properties in the city of late. The details of the arrangement between the city and the Federal Government was announced following a closed session of council and were the feature front page article in Wednesday’s paper…

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