Chris Morris

Bore research shows water table on the rise

The Dunedin City Council is planning for a challenging future in South Dunedin.

Cable car society enthusiastic

THE trust behind plans to return cable cars to Dunedin's High St is upbeat about the future after a successful public meeting on Thursday night.

Pipe work may be speeded

The Dunedin City Council will review the performance of its water infrastructure after last week's flood, and may accelerate major improvements to ease pressure on South Dunedin, it has been confirmed.

Cable car meeting tonight

The Dunedin Heritage Light Rail Trust hopes for a good turnout at a public meeting tonight, called to progress the High St cable car project.

Mud-tanks did not worsen floods: DCC

Mud-tanks did not worsen floods: DCC

The Dunedin City Council says the outsourcing of mud-tank maintenance has not added to the city's flooding woes, despite the disappearance of dedicated vacuum trucks from the city.

Stream of complaints over mud-tank maintenance

Stream of complaints over mud-tank maintenance

Dunedin's flood has been followed by a deluge of complaints about inadequate maintenance.

Soaked carpets carry risk

Soaked carpets carry risk

Dunedin residents are being warned not to clean and reuse flood damaged carpet themselves, amid concerns contaminants now buried in them could pose a health threat.

Rod concert $7m boost for city

Rod concert $7m boost for city

Figures show Rod Stewart delivered a multimillion-dollar boost to Dunedin's economy and the man running Forsyth Barr Stadium is promising bigger things to come.

Drains blocked, residents claim

Drains blocked, residents claim

The Dunedin City Council will review the performance of its staff and of contractor Fulton Hogan amid claims a lack of basic maintenance contributed to flooding in South Dunedin.

Comradeship and health benefits too

Comradeship and health benefits too

For Dunedin twins Stephen and Allan Facer, the Otago Therapeutic Pool is about more than injury recovery.