Millions unspent on tourist driver project

  • Published on: Dec 07, 2017 - 6:07 AM
  • Source: Newsroom

Millions unspent on tourist driver projectTwo years ago, the previous Government announced it was spending $25 million to make the country’s key tourist routes safer. David Williams follows the money. Only $4 million has so far been spent making the South Island’s key tourist routes safer, two years after the Government announced a high-profile $25 million project. That’s raised eyebrows from road safety group Brake, while questions are also being asked about the project’s effectiveness and why some money has been funneled into building car parks, a walkway, and viewing platform. In December 2015, after a string of horrific …

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