One again Auckland City has managed to piss off many of its inner city ratepayers and business owners by staging a major event over a long weekend.
To make it worse this is a commercial venture that benefits greatly from staging this event but pays no compensation to the businesses it adversely affects by riding rough shod over them with permitted parking restrictions, road closures and poor crowd management.
Will council never learn that major events create more harm than they do good?
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John Rykenberg ran a store front and photography studio of Auckland photographers from the late 1950s through until the late 1970s. During that time the studio captured Auckland's daily life and produced a particularly interesting Queen Street series in the 1960s - it probably comes as no surprise thatthere are road works visible in some of...
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