Chris Morris

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.

Street appeal nets $4845 for victims

The Dunedin City Council is ''stoked'' after yesterday's street appeal raised thousands of dollars for flooding victims.

Blocked drain at root of dispute

Blocked drain at root of dispute

Dunedin man Richard Wilson can't figure out why he should pay to fix a pipe under a public road, blocked by a tree root coming from Dunedin City Council land.

Govt $100k for flood victim fund welcomed

Govt $100k for flood victim fund welcomed

The Dunedin City Council has welcomed a $100,000 government donation to the Dunedin Mayoral Relief Fund for flood victims, but warns it will still take time for the worst-affected people to pick up the pieces.

Council zero-harm policy doubts rejected

Suggestions a zero-harm goal for health and safety within the Dunedin City Council might be unrealistic have been given short shrift by a senior manager.

Council delays ICT decision to early July

The axe continues to hover over staff as the Dunedin City Council considers outsourcing part of its information technology department.

Govt gives $100k for Dunedin flood relief

Govt gives $100k for Dunedin flood relief

The Government has delivered a $100,000 cash injection to the Dunedin Mayoral Relief Fund following flooding earlier this month.

Warning for council over business ties

Warning for council over business ties

The Dunedin City Council has been warned not to get too cosy with businesses it might end up having to sue.

City to face 'end game' in the lowlands

City to face 'end game' in the lowlands

South Dunedin is a suburb under siege by Mother Nature - battered by ocean waves, floods, a rising water table and with the dark clouds of climate change predictions building on the horizon. So is it time to head for the hills? Chris Morris reports.