16 Jan 2023

Record number of complaints about vehicle damage from potholes

From Summer Report, 7:36 am on 16 January 2023

A record number of complaints were made to Waka Kotahi last year about vehicle damage caused by potholes. The transport agency received 555 complaints in the first 10 months of 2022, more than in the whole of 2019, and Transporting New Zealand is asking the Government to take urgent action. Chief executive Nick Leggett spoke to Charlotte Cook.