The Dunedin City Council is seeking applications for the next
round of premier and major events funding.
The flagging fortunes of the Dunedin Chinese Garden have been
delivered a boost with the opening of the Toitu Otago
Settlers Museum next door.
Corrison in a near-new high-voltage power transformer bought
by Delta from Indonesia has been linked to a failure that
caused a power surge across Dunedin.
The Office of the Auditor-general considers its investigation
into land purchases by Dunedin City Council-owned company
Delta to be one of its major inquiries for the coming year.
There are fears Dunedin could lose out to Auckland as a
result of proposed changes to the way the New Zealand
Transport Agency allocates funding for roading projects.
A sedate debate turned heated as Crs Teresa Stevenson and
Colin Weatherall traded claims of rural bias and points of
order at a Dunedin City Council planning and environment
committee meeting yesterday.
About 5000sq m of regenerated native bush at the Ross Creek
Reservoir in Dunedin will be sacrificed as part of a $2.1
million project to restore the old dam's earth embankment.
Aerosmith fans are crying foul over last-minute discounts to
boost ticket sales for tomorrow's Forsyth Barr Stadium show.
Freedom camping rules in Dunedin look set to be overhauled -
again - as the Dunedin City Council moves to ease
restrictions on tourists and their camper vans.
Every day for 15 months, Graeme Hamilton's life revolved
around a 1.2km strip of muddy, industrial land in Dunedin.
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