15 Jun 2021

Wellington spatial plan: The clash over character

From Checkpoint, 6:22 pm on 15 June 2021

Protecting Wellington's character versus the need for high density housing.

That's the challenge facing the city council as they work through changes to the proposed spatial plan.

The high-level document caused a stir when it came out last year - particularly over it's policy reducing the protections afforded to 'character areas'.

Harry Lock reports.