Former State Highway One through Kapiti to get new names - New Zealand Herald

A small working party has put forward suggestions for renaming of State Highway 1 through parts of Kapiti, which honours people who have contributed to biculturalism in the district. Council invited the community to have a say on name options for the ...

Plan to give SH1 seven 'unpronounceable' Maori names decried as 'PC gone haywire' - Stuff.co.nz

Plans for renaming part of State Highway 1 have been blasted for offering "unpronounceable" Maori words and over-complicating a simple strip of asphalt. Some have called it "PC gone haywire" while others say it's just part of being a Kiwi. About 18 ...