Instead of policing paddling pools perhaps the council jobsworths should focus on contractors polluting waterways?”

Spotted this yesterday, and immediately thought of all the erosion, drainage and runoff control regulations builders and developers are faced with every day when working around waterways and stormwater drains. Surely polluting a waterway that drains into the Waitemata  Harbour is more important than 30cm deep paddling pools?

Taking place at Trusts Stadium yesterday morning in Waitakere.









Red X marks the location of the pipe outlet, blue is where the men are working. The track is a red rubber compound.

Now I could be wrong, but I’m, pretty sure the water isn’t meant to be red.

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