Cobb & Co is returning to Porirua, and before you ask: yes, they have traffic lights.
It it also has the booths, old-timey pictures and mellow lighting. Those crunchy chips too. It's opening on Thursday, and a reporter will head along to taste test - you decide; what should she order? www.stuff.co.nz...
65.2% Shrimp cocktail; Cobb schnitzel; chocolate sundae; a traffic light65.2% Complete
26.8% Soup of the day; roast of the day; pavlova; a pink panther26.8% Complete
8% Mushroom vol au vent; fish & chips, donuts; green slime8% Complete
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The Wellington City Council is proposing to extend paid parking hours in the CBD by two to four hours every night, as it continues its push to reduce the number of private vehicles on the capital’s streets.
The change would apply to about 3300 central city parking spaces, and is another clear message to motorists to leave their cars at home as the council looks to free up road space and manage demand.
If approved by councillors on June 30 as part of the council’s 10-year plan, paid parking hours would be extended to 8pm from Sunday to Thursday, and 10pm on Friday and Saturday.
What do you think? Is it a good idea