The company behind a proposed Green Island retail development
rejected by the Dunedin City Council's hearings committee is
considering an appeal to the Environment Court.
The Dunedin City Council is considering a possible takeover
of the Dunedin public transport network from the Otago
Regional Council, which could pave the way for an overhaul of
The Dunedin City Council has received five phone calls, but
no leads, as it seeks information about "mindless" damage to
14 young trees in Portsmouth Dr, in Dunedin.
The Dunedin City Council wants answers after "mindless"
vandals braved a snowstorm to attack juvenile trees planted
in Portsmouth Dr.
Plans for a new
Green Island retail complex have been rejected by the Dunedin
City Council because of "somewhat overstated" claims and
fears Dunedin's other retail zones could be undermined.
A trial of free wireless internet in Dunedin's Octagon is to
continue, and an improved service is planned to cater for an
influx of Rugby World Cup tourists from next month.
A business and life
coach has been called in to help staff at the Dunedin Central
Library, amid claims of workplace bullying and staff
Dunedin City Holdings Ltd
will still have to borrow money to fund reduced dividend
payments to the Dunedin City Council.
Millions of dollars of Dunedin City Council capital spending
planned for the next few months will again go under the
microscope, which could lead to projects being delayed or
The Dunedin City Council was
giving little away yesterday after meeting behind closed
doors to discuss Dunedin City Holdings Ltd (DCHL)'s annual $8
million dividend payment shortfall.
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