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Yarrow Stadium debate not over yet

Image: Rob Tucker


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The $69 million question

What shall we do with a broken stadium?

Fix it up like it was, or go for broke and turn it into a 1000-seat convention centre? Read how the powers that be Taranaki local government and sport have agonised over the best way to restore the province’s only major sports arena, Yarrow Stadium in New Plymouth. CLICK HERE

TRC statement released after its May 21 meeting to adopt a revised and slightly cheaper plan to restore the stadium:  Taranaki Regional Council Media Release May 21


About Jim Tucker

Supposed to be retired, after quitting journalism teaching in 2013 (after 25 years, preceded by 22 years as a newspaper journalist and editor), but find myself busier than ever with various book projects, advising law firms, and writing articles for magazines like North & South and Live.
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