13 Sep 2021

Covid-19: Auckland mayor pessimistic of lockdown lifting

From Morning Report, 8:13 am on 13 September 2021

The mayor of Auckland thinks moving down alert levels this week is looking increasingly unlikely after mystery cases of the virus were found at Middlemore Hospital.

But if the alert level coming down isn't on the cards, a fresh battering of local business confidence is.

Phil Goff told Corin Dann city hall would be looking to central government for support as the country's biggest city weathers its longest-ever lockdown.