Jumbo the elephant stood swaying in the car park of The
Kensington pub, in Dunedin, yesterday, as a small group of
protesters, circus management and police played out an
ongoing dispute just metres away.
Dunedin Mayor Peter Chin has questioned how a proposed rates
cap could work, when different local authorities rate in
different ways, and the amount rated varies widely, as does
the level of infrastructure councils have.
A defiant Dunedin Mayor, Peter Chin, yesterday labelled as
"incorrect" some information heard at last week's Stop the
Stadium organised meeting and stood by the process his
council had followed in its support of the project.