Coun­cil­lors un­happy with mow­ers

Eastern Courier - - YOUR LOCAL NEWS - TARANNUM SHAIKH

ing, the con­trac­tor is work­ing to mow all parks and sports fields as quickly as pos­si­ble.

‘‘How­ever, it’s pos­si­ble it will take at least two mow­ing cy­cles, ap­prox­i­mately four weeks, un­til the grounds are at an ac­cept­able stan­dard,’’ she says.

Walk­ley adds that res­i­dents will see an im­prove­ment at af­fected parks with mow­ing on the dry por­tions of the parks, edg­ing, gar­den main­te­nance and tree work up to three me­tres, over the next two weeks.

‘‘While this oc­curs, res­i­dents un­for­tu­nately may still wit­ness some parks with longer grass or in­con­sis­tent mow­ing.’’

Res­i­dents with con­cerns and com­plaints can call the Auck­land Coun­cil call cen­tre on 09 301 01 01.

TARANNUM SHAIKH / STUFF

Un­even, patchy grass mow­ing work can be seen in most How­ick ward pub­lic parks and re­serves.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from New Zealand

© PressReader. All rights reserved.