It was with disbelief that I read the article about the reopening of Welcome Bay Lane.
The plan unanimously agreed to by our council will be expensive, tiresome to negotiate and will, in my view, probably be more dangerous than the status quo.
It must be obvious to most locals that a simple left-hand turn is all that is required to make the corner safe.
There is precedence for this, just look at every left-hand turn in Welcome Bay, and then look at every left-hand turn in greater Tauranga.
If you like you can look at all of them in