Chris Morris

Changes likely for development

Changes likely for development

A multimillion-dollar development on Dunedin's Princes St is still alive, but the man behind the project says ''changes'' may be needed to accommodate a row of historic facades.

Display first step in cable car restoration

Display first step in cable car restoration The push to return cable cars to Dunedin's High St is shifting up a gear as a new group prepares to launch a multimillion-dollar fundraising drive.

Bridge on funding short list

Bridge on funding short list

A multimillion-dollar bridge linking Dunedin's inner city and waterfront has been short-listed for Government funds.

Not closing, under-fire bar owner says

Not closing, under-fire bar owner says

An Octagon bar owner insists his late-night venue will not become the latest to close, despite police opposition to a renewed on-licence after a string of assaults linked to the premises.

Council goes with Exchange revamp

Council goes with Exchange revamp

The Dunedin City Council is to press ahead with a $1.1 million plan to revamp Exchange Square and create new car-free zones in the Warehouse Precinct.

Vandervis 'contesting voting ban'

Vandervis 'contesting voting ban'

Dunedin city councillor Lee Vandervis says he has begun a legal challenge to reclaim his lost voting rights, although senior council staff remain in the dark about the details.

Pupils have say on Moana Pool foyer design

Pupils have say on Moana Pool foyer design

Dunedin's high school pupils will have the final say on the best design for a revamped foyer at Moana Pool.

Council may bring forward Exchange works

Council may bring forward Exchange works

The first stage of Dunedin's planned $37.1 million central city improvement programme could be brought forward to fix a fading Exchange Square.

'No public risk' from asbestos fibres unearthed at BMX park

'No public risk' from asbestos fibres unearthed at BMX park

Asbestos uncovered by volunteers working at the Forrester Park BMX track is likely to be buried again, the Dunedin City Council says.

Jetty St pedestrian area proposed

Jetty St pedestrian area proposed

A plan to create a new pedestrian only ''public realm'' in the heart of Dunedin's warehouse precinct will be considered by the Dunedin City Council today.