In 2007 Wellington and Auckland city councils widened the footpaths of their major shopping streets – Lambton Quay in Wellington, and Queen Street in Auckland – to encourage pedestrian shoppers. This shows Queen Street in 2008. Street furniture such as seats were provided for people to rest, talk or watch the street life.
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Photograph by Ben Schrader
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