Chris Morris

Changes are being made: ORFU

Changes are being made: ORFU

The Otago Rugby Football Union is close to completing a series of changes aimed at satisfying its new landlord, the Dunedin City Council.

Councillor forced to apologise for leak

A Dunedin city councillor has been forced to apologise to colleagues after news Dunedin City Council chief executive Jim Harland had received a pay rise was leaked to the media.

Cr Butcher critical of selection

Cr Butcher critical of selection

Dunedin city councillor Kate Wilson will not be going to Japan - despite Cr Fliss Butcher's best efforts.

Persistent Mosgiel water issues to be addressed

A fault causing water to pour from a Mosgiel sewage drain into the street is expected to be fixed in the next month, a Dunedin city councillor says.

Growers hit by price mark-ups

Growers hit by price mark-ups

Southern market gardeners are among those suffering under the weight of crippling mark-ups on fruit and vegetables by New Zealand's supermarket giants, growers say.

Wheelie bin service delay

Wheelie bin service delay

The launch date for Dunedin's new kerbside recycling system has slipped again, with the first bins now not expected on city streets until early next year.

Uni Oval new home for Sutcliffe ashes?

Uni Oval new home for Sutcliffe ashes?

The ashes of cricketing great Bert Sutcliffe might be shifted to the new home of Otago cricket, a move prompted by the demise of Carisbrook.

Eateries face outdoor table fee hike

Eateries face outdoor table fee hike

Octagon eateries are far from satisfied with the Dunedin City Council's decision to serve up a 25% increase in outdoor table fees.

Police call city chase 'dangerous'

Police call city chase 'dangerous'

Police say they are "very disappointed" after pursuing a fleeing motorist through Dunedin streets at speeds reaching 100kmh last night.

Housing on Bathgate Park opposed

Housing on Bathgate Park opposed

More ideas for the future of Carisbrook are rolling in, but the Southern Rugby Football Club hopes housing on Bathgate Park is not an option.