4 Apr 2024

Hawke's Bay leaders call for more funding to rebuild roads and bridges damaged in Cyclone Gabrielle

From Morning Report, 8:43 am on 4 April 2024

Hawke's Bay leaders are calling for more government funding to rebuild roads and bridges that were extensively damaged by Cyclone Gabrielle.

A meeting was held on Wednesday between the Prime Minister and representatives including local mayors.

Hastings mayor Sandra Hazlehurst says in her district alone, damage to bridges and roads totals $800 million.

Hazlehurst spoke to Ingrid Hipkiss.