The Queenstown Lakes District Council has been urged by Cr
Cath Gilmour to put some "skin in the game'' to address the
district's affordable housing issues.
A 13-year battle for Kingston to get a reticulated water and
sewerage scheme shows no sign of ending.
A Wanaka man may have saved the local council from making a
potentially costly error.
Concerns Glenorchy's proposed reticulated wastewater scheme
is a "fait accompli'' are unfounded, the local council's
chief engineer says.
A proposal to establish a special housing area (SHA) for a
201-unit retirement village near Millbrook has been turned
down in favour of a similar development closer to Arrowtown.
A case for a visitor levy for Queenstown is "well advanced'',
according to Queenstown Lakes District Council staff, and an
economic impact report should be with councillors within a
couple of months.
Ben Jae is normally "as cool as a cucumber''.
Two Wakatipu High School pupils say they're "honoured'' to be
selected to speak at this year's Anzac Day commemorations.
The organisers of Queenstown's inaugural Colour Burst Run
couldn't have asked for more yesterday, with perfect
conditions greeting the 1100 entrants, who were covered in
coloured powder even before the run started.
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