28 Oct 2020

Wellington Council unanimous on $180m library strengthening

From Checkpoint, 5:57 pm on 28 October 2020

An earthquake-strengthening project, which could cost up to $180 million, has been approved for Wellington's Central Library.

Despite popular support for demolishing and building a new one, the council this morning opted instead to strengthen it to the highest standards.

RNZ Wellington reporter Harry Lock has the story.