Chris Morris

City needs to offer visitors five-star hotel - report

City needs to offer visitors five-star hotel - report

Tourism Dunedin has left a call for more money, a five-star hotel and closer links with Queenstown ringing in the Dunedin City Council's ears.

Young musicians raise town hall roof

Young musicians raise town hall roof

The voices and instruments of more than 300 pupils from 19 schools across Otago joined together for the 2014 Otago Secondary Schools' Music Festival at the Dunedin Town Hall last night.

Physio pool's value stressed at forum

Physio pool's value stressed at forum

The value of Dunedin's physiotherapy pool was stressed to the Dunedin City Council at a public forum yesterday.

Central ward questioned

Central ward questioned

Dunedin could consider scrapping its central ward - and even the need for some councillors - as part of a shake-up of its local body electoral system.

Noone loses name battle

Dunedin city councillor Andrew Noone has conceded defeat after failing to overturn opposition to a proposed road name in Sawyers Bay.

Flexible recycling in pipeline

Flexible recycling in pipeline

Fresh plans for an inner-city recycling service in Dunedin have been welcomed by apartment dwellers in the city's warehouse precinct.

Council keen to cut $1m legal bill

Council keen to cut $1m legal bill

The Dunedin City Council is considering employing its own lawyer to help reduce its $1 million annual legal bill, it has been confirmed.

Developer told to rethink apartment plans

The developer behind a proposed three-storey student apartment and commercial building in North Dunedin has been told to think again.

Early childhood centre opposed

Early childhood centre opposed

Neighbours have voiced their concerns about a proposed new early childhood centre in Mornington.

Property excavation part of pipe project

Property excavation part of pipe project

The Dunedin City Council is to dig up private properties as part of a $2.2 million pipe renewal project.