Chris Morris

$6.6m boost for city cycleways

$6.6m boost for city cycleways

More than $6 million in Government cycleways funding is heading for Dunedin and could be used to build a key harbourside bridge for pedestrians and cyclists.

SH88 cycleway plan a 'win-win'

SH88 cycleway plan a 'win-win'

Plans to complete a $6million missing link in Dunedin's West Harbour cycleway have been revealed, and are already stirring excitment in Port Chalmers.

No prosecutions over Citifleet fraud

No prosecutions over Citifleet fraud

Police have ruled out charging anyone in the wake of the Dunedin City Council's $1.5 million Citifleet fraud, it has been confirmed.

Policy change puts heat on off-licence sales

Policy change puts heat on off-licence sales

The Dunedin City Council does not want to be the ''fun police'' but is prepared for a legal battle to defend its new approach to alcohol in the city.

Dunedin booze plan targets supermarkets

Dunedin booze plan targets supermarkets

The Dunedin City Council has dropped the toughest restrictions on bars and instead turned up the heat on off-licence sales, with the release of its local alcohol policy.

Waikouaiti road threatened by erosion

Waikouaiti road threatened by erosion

Coastal erosion north of Dunedin could spell the end for a popular beachside road in Waikouaiti, the Dunedin City Council says.

Papers safe, DCC says

Papers safe, DCC says

The Dunedin City Council says it has no concerns about the safety of dozens of boxes of documents relating to the Forsyth Barr Stadium project, despite their removal from the stadium by the Carisbrook Stadium Trust.

Cost of landslip work blows out

Cost of landslip work blows out

The cost of repairing a slip at Turnbulls Bay, beyond Broad Bay on Otago Peninsula, has jumped to more than $2 million after the project slipped months behind schedule, it has been confirmed.

Council working to maintain road access at Waikouaiti

The Dunedin City Council is working to save remaining sections of a coastal road in Waikouaiti that is crumbling into the sea.

Glitches hit telcos

Glitches hit telcos

Customers across Otago are among those complaining about nationwide glitches in Spark and 2degrees' cellphone services.