The New Zealand Herald: Auckland Council has found there was no risk to food safety at a South Auckland McDonald’s despite the mice seen running in its outdoor playground.

Environmental Health Officers have inspected the Manurewa branch, on the corner of Great South and Weymouth Rds, following the earlier reports of a rodent infestation in the play area.

A council spokeswoman said due to the concerns of vermin on the property, staff had focused on where the food was prepared and served.

“This is of paramount importance to the health and safety of customers,” she said.

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