The Dunedin City Council has agreed to cover tens of
thousands of dollars of costs as part of a wider deal to
resolve a three-year stormwater dispute on Otago Peninsula.
There will be no open inquest into the death of former
Dunedin City Council Citifleet team leader Brent Bachop.
Up to 12,000 tonnes of asbestos-contaminated fill from
Canterbury is destined to be dumped in Dunedin, but that
might just be the tip of a toxic - but lucrative - iceberg.
A decision on Dunedin's bid to become New Zealand's next
refugee resettlement centre will be made within weeks,
Immigration New Zealand says.
Dunedin's GigCity go-slow has been criticised by one of the
city's leading businessmen.
The ''nightmare'' Syrian conflict and terror attacks in Paris
demonstrates the need to extend the hand of friendship to
refugees, a Dunedin city councillor says.
Tardy book-lovers could be cut off sooner if the Dunedin City
Council presses ahead with a lower fines limit for the city's
Suggestions a Dunedin fizzy drinks institution that also
sells alcohol is being treated unfairly, while supermarkets
are ignored, have been given short shrift by authorities.
Some Waikouaiti residents say they feel ''duped'' by a
Dunedin City Council plan to accelerate the harvest of pine
trees lining their beach.
The Dunedin City Council is spending millions upskilling its
staff, but ratepayers are also reaping the benefits, chief
executive Dr Sue Bidrose says.
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