The malfunction which closed the tunnel connecting Wynyard station to the Hunter Arcade was closed for 19 hours yesterday, resulting in almost no trade for the majority of businesses in the basement arcade.
By 11am yesterday, juice bar owner Hunter Luk had sold only 2 juices and a handful of food items, despite having staff in the shop since 0430 in the morning.
“This directly force me, to shutting down [sic]” Hunter says, a sign that the closure is going to cripple his business.
“Who is to blame, and who is taking responsibility; more importantly, who is going to compensate them for today’s losses” said Angela
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