11 Jun 2014

Council decides against Petone stadium

8:47 pm on 11 June 2014

The Hutt City Council has decided not to go ahead with building a stadium for the Wellington Phoenix football team in Petone.

The council voted against the idea at a budget meeting on Wednesday.

Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace said most residents expressing a view on the proposal had been against it, and the council was listening to the people.