A Warkworth resident, disgusted at vandalism and dumping at a local reserve, says it’s not worth keeping as a public facility and Auckland Council should sell it off.
Chris Wilkinson says the problems at a section of Wairere Reserve, on the eastern side of Falls Road, have occurred ever since he moved into the area.
He says rubbish and unwanted chickens are regularly dumped there and “yahoos” in cars do donuts in the grass.
“We’ve lived here for 13 years and the area has been terribly abused. At the moment, there’s just a big muddy pool where people have skidded around in their cars,” he says.
“It’s an absolute eyesore.” ... read more