My knowledge gained by questioning the number of anti was …

Comment on ‘Gift’ costs ratepayers $75,000 by Janet Brown.

My knowledge gained by questioning the number of anti was less than 50.
That from a town of over 28,000 is very insignificant.
As I state again minority voices that spend their time protesting against everything for any reason should not be given precedent over the voices of the community.
That path is under construction now. Majority voices are being heard by their silence.

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‘Gift’ costs ratepayers $75,000
Finally it is up for all to see. I drove past today and was very happy to see the statue in place. Good one council.

‘Gift’ costs ratepayers $75,000
Council will need to place CCTV cameras to watch the statue to ensure those intent on committing a crime of defacing public property are caught, named and convicted. Sick of the community being blackmailed by small minded selfish persons such as those you mention Hal. This statue belongs to the town of Alice. Some may like it, others may not. Criminal damage is criminal damage and those who would act in a manner to deface public property are criminals.

‘Gift’ costs ratepayers $75,000
It is a fair price to pay for the statue. If council have the intestinal fortitude to ignore the feral agitators and listen to the majority this statue would have been erected already.
I am really sick and tired of those pathetic minorities who protest for the sake of protest and never for the social good. Tiny little minds with hate of almost everything that the majority support. I am glad times are changing and majority voices are heard. Looking forward to seeing the statue in the park and pay tribute to a man who our town was first named after.
And glad that council grew some and did what is in the interest of the town.

Recent Comments by Janet Brown

Planning another plan
We need planning to be the role of the town council, not the NT government from Darwin.
How can we plan for our future development when there is no plan.
A town plan from the early 80s is lost.
Until we have a town plan on development any master plan is a joke. And to my knowledge the master plan does not include development areas for our growth.

Senator Scullion will not contest Federal election
Identity politics. It has to end. Politicians need to be representing the people. The Territory.
So far I have seen none of this from those putting up their hands.
They are only talking at election time. Voters are confused on their rights. As a voter we have the right to demand elected members who will work for a better Territory. Not a better Darwin over the rest of the Territory.
Our Federal ministers have the role to work for the entire country. As minsters elected by states and territories into a Federal seat they should be ensuring the best of Federal funding for their electorate. They are elected to represent Australians. Yet they are managed by government departments.
The departments have signed agreements to allow overseas businesses to avoid taxes. The departments who have allowed foreign governments to own Australian land. The tax office which negotiated agreements with overseas companies to avoid paying taxes that everyday Australians have to pay.
Check out the person wanting your vote.

Make Oz Day a celebration of the future, not the past
Appeasement is not the answer. Appeasement is the catalyst for further division.
January 26 is the date chosen to celebrate our place in the world.
People from around the world choose our country to call home. Because we are amazing. Australians are proud of our home. The division based on race is not Australian. That is apartheid. We need to stop this vile hatred of Australia now.
Australia Day is not up for destruction by an angry and racist group.

Custodians decline meeting with council on gallery
I for one do not see this town and its progress as being at the whim of aboriginal people over the residents of Alice Springs. This type of division has its claws strongly embedded in segregation and apartheid mentality. The future of our town should be decided by all residents. I am so fed up with people using the race card to gain control. This should not be about who has the biggest stick, it should be about the majority seeking growth and prosperity for Alice Springs. Not personal agendas and petty jealousy.

GST billions yet we’re still the basket case
Jack, I do not have to walk a mile in anyone’s shoes.
It is clearly obvious that bandaid government mentality is all wrong.
What happened to outcomes and audits. Never happened. Throw more money at is the battle cry.
Regards of the fact that billions of dollars has only exacerbate the problem.
Money for nothing comes to mind.
Yet for governments to get that money some of us work hard to pay taxes, fees, levies and so forth. Our borrowings are through the roof. Time for outcome audited funding checks.

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