Story: City planning

Naenae (2nd of 3)


New state houses line the curvilinear streets of Naenae in 1947. Each state house was provided with a garden shed, clearly visible at the back of each section.

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Ben Schrader, 'City planning - Suburbs and satellite cities', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 May 2022)

Story by Ben Schrader, published 11 Mar 2010, updated 26 Mar 2015