Big spend by council on Onehunga park
A HOUSE bought and torn down by the Auckland Council has an Onehunga resident riled.
Maggie McDonald has lived on Waitangi Rd for more than 25 years.
The council purchased a property down the road from hers for $650,000 at an auction in March and says it wanted the land to improve access adjacent munity facilities Fergusson Domain.
McDonald was disappointed when the house and garage were completely demolished on May 2.
‘‘It’s a bit like money and power gone mad to me. I stand to be enlightened and perhaps pleasantly surprised but at the moment that’s how I feel.
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