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Rates Issues on Maori Land in 1952
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Rates issues in 1952
Some of the Tukorehe Hapu on Tapapa marae. Purpose of the meeting: development of 3000 acres of ancestral land which the County might desire to have placed under the Maori Trustee if no rates are paid. The new legislation on unused lands has, in cases such as this, led the people to make a special effort to reach agreement on how their land should be developed and who should develop it. Nobody could underestimate the difficulties of reaching agreement where so many different interests are involved, but the Tukorehe people have done it.
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