A Dunedin hunter who dreamt of eating hot food while lost in
the Blue Mountains finally got his wish after he was found by
rescuers after two nights in freezing conditions.
The Dunedin City Council has delayed a decision on whether to
fill in for central government to provide rates rebates for
owners of retirement village units.
The agency tasked with advancing Dunedin is hoping to build
on the city's budding reputation as a "cool'' place to be
with a fresh push to attract businesses to the city.
A Dunedin hunter who got lost and spent two nights in
freezing conditions in the Blue Mountains has vowed to return
to the area for some unfinished business.
The Dunedin City Council will develop a rates remission
policy taking into account the special connection Maori have
with the land.
A project to build a $1.77million hockey turf at King's High
School was given a boost at a Dunedin City Council meeting
More work is needed to improve performance in the Dunedin
City Council's delay-plagued building department, councillors
were told yesterday.
The development of a rates remission policy for Maori
ancestral land is to be considered by Dunedin city
The Dunedin City Council is considering filling in for
central government to fix an anomaly which means owners of
retirement village units cannot apply for rates rebates.
The Dunedin City Council's issuing of building consents has
shown major improvement in recent weeks, according to a
report to be tabled at an economic development committee
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