Site foreman Peter Andrews, of contractor Downer, directs a
truck applying water to lime laid on the road during some
shape correction work on the passing lanes on State Highway
1, near Lakeside Rd, south of Waihola.
Residents keep fishing and taking their dogs and
grandchildren swimming in Lake Waihola, despite toxic algae
warning signs that are scaring away potential holiday-makers
and business from the lakeside town.