27 Jan 2020

Rotorua homeless could be trespassed from parks and reserves

From Morning Report, 8:41 am on 27 January 2020

The homeless could soon find themselves trespassed from Rotorua parks and reserves.

Leaked emails reveal the council's proposal for requiring people to move on if their behaviour is deemed to be a risk to public safety.

But advocates say this could leave the vulnerable with nowhere to go.

Felix Desmarais is a Local Democracy Reporter at the Rotorua Daily Post.