The renovation of the old Mt Albert town centre was celebrated on Saturday. It aims to provide a community hub for residents and local businesses of the suburb to meet, shop, socialise and connect with public transport.
Photos: Auckland Institute of Studies
Prime Minister Jacinda Arden spoke at the new entrance to the Mt Albert railway station.
The crowd at the opening of the ceremony
AIS Director Richard Smith and Chair of the Albert-Eden Local Board, Peter Haynes
Auckland Mayor Phil Goff celebrates the renewal project.
AIS Director Richard Smith and Chair of the AIS Community Liaison Group, Murray Dorreen.
Local kaumatua (Maori elders) dedicated the place.
Prime Minister of New Zealand, Rt. Hon. Jacinda Ardern with an AIS photographer.