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Pedestrian mall for New Lynn

Pedestrian mall for New Lynn

New Lynn’s Todd Triangle will become a pedestrian mall after the New Lynn Community Board approved the concept plan at its latest meeting.

Modifications to the plan include provisions for 10 car parking spaces, after concerns were expressed by local businesses about patronage. Amendments also include extra parking along Totara Avenue and adjacent the Triangle.

Further discussion on issues of parking, lighting, facilities and landscaping between Council staff and the local community will see the area become a focal point for the edge of the New Lynn town centre.

The historic brick clock will be retained and accompanied by deciduous trees, sheltered seating and performance areas.

Further details are provided in the latest New Lynn newsletter, delivered locally to businesses and residents.

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