Gore council confident rates will be paid

00:26, Jul 11 2014

The Gore District Council is confident it will recoup the $503,011 it is owed by ratepayers in the district, its chief executive says.

Yesterday, it was revealed the council is owed more than half a million dollars in rates arrears.

Recovering the money owing was achievable, chief executive Stephen Parry said.

"The public can rest assured we actively manage our rates collection."

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