Takaka ITM fire may have contaminated water supply

From Morning Report, 8:49 am on 12 January 2024

Residents near Takaka are being warned a fire that destroyed the local ITM store could have contaminated their water supply. The store burned to the ground yesterday and nearly took out the neighbouring PGG Wrightson Farm Supply Store. There is now contaminants stirred up by the fire got into water supply for a dozen homes. Tasman Mayor Tim King spoke to Charlotte Cook.