Christchurch Council approves extra $150m stadium spend

From Morning Report, 7:26 am on 15 July 2022

Christchurch City Councillors have voted to spend another $150 million to build the Te Kaha stadium for a staggering $683 million.

It could mean a hefty rate rise of $144 per year and the focus will now shift to how to pay for the multi-use arena.

Jean Edwards reports.