8 Jun 2023

Canterbury commuters feeling cruiseship squeeze

From Morning Report, 6:24 am on 8 June 2023

Public bus services are struggling to keep up with the increased amount of people brought in on the ships in Canterbury.

And the Regional Council says its ratepayers who are feeling the impact.

Environment Canterbury Regional Council chair, Peter Scott, expects half a million dollars to be spent on bus services next season.

He spoke to Ingrid Hipkiss.