A complaint about two Dunedin police officers by a Sawyers
Bay man convicted for assaulting a 14-year-old skateboarder
who collided with him has been rejected by the Independent
Police Conduct Authority (IPCA).
Permission for footpath barriers around the Dainty Dairy
building in Stuart St is temporary and they are not to be in
place indefinitely, Dunedin City Council resource consents
manager Alan Worthington says.
Garden preparation teacher Peta Hudson, of Otago Peninsula,
showed volunteers how to create a no-dig garden
using hay and cardboard at the North East Valley Community
Garden working bee on Saturday morning.
Despite dramatic cuts, the Southern District Health
Board still provides about 15% more assistance at home to the
elderly than the national average, finance and funding
general manager Robert Mackway-Jones says.
Dunedin Urgent Doctors and
Accident Centre operates with a single GP during the day as
part of changes introduced to cope with the economic
downturn, but the situation is closely monitored, chairman Dr
Kim Maiai says.