The Otago Chamber of Commerce is welcoming a new move to
better understand the business community's needs in Dunedin.
Dunedin city councillor Lee Vandervis has offered a
''remorseful apology'' for some of his behaviour, but is
demanding proof before going further.
Dunedin city councillor Lee Vandervis has been given 24 hours
to offer a ''genuine'' apology for his behaviour or be
stripped of his voting rights.
The Dunedin City Council has voted to remove the Warrington
rocks, but only after some councillors rounded on staff over
the handling of the affair.
Mosgiel man Ian Marsh is claiming bragging rights after
landing the biggest fish he has seen in 40 years on the
Dunedin city councillors are set for a 9% pay rise - worth
more than $4500 to each - and Mayor Dave Cull says more is
Police have taken action against some of their own after
failing to protect Katharine Webb and her children, but those
involved have kept their jobs, Otago's top policeman has
The Warrington rocks could be gone within days if the Dunedin
City Council accepts the findings of independent experts.
Dunedin city councillor Lee Vandervis could be temporarily
stripped of some voting rights after misleading a council
subcommittee and erupting in anger at the council's chief
executive, it has been confirmed.
Dunedin city councillor Lee Vandervis is being urged by one
of his accusers to accept his behaviour is ''inappropriate''
and offer a genuine apology.
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