The Dunedin City Council expects to name within days the
company that will build the next stage of the Tahuna
wastewater treatment plant, but is denying the project has
slipped further behind schedule.
Midwinter Carnival organisers in Dunedin are planning a new
lantern "promenade" to coincide with next year's Rugby World
Cup, but staging the event will depend on securing a slice of
a $9.48 million festival lottery fund.
Dunedin city councillor Fliss Butcher unexpectedly quit
yesterday's Dunedin City Council meeting, leaving another
councillor to confirm Cr Butcher had rejected a nomination as
deputy chairwoman of a committee.