New Speakers' Corner Proposed
A new Speakers' Corner in Cathedral Square will be
considered by the Christchurch City Council later this
The Environment Committee yesterday recommended
that the new area be set aside under trees not far from the
earlier site nearer the Anglican Cathedral. The new site, if
approved by the Council, will be to the east of the Godley
Statue between two trees. No amplification will be permitted
by speakers and the Council can close the area when it is
needed for public events. The committee was told that the
Wizard had been consulted about the change.
information: Terence Moody, principal environmental health
officer: 371 1834.
Christchurch City Council
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