Debbie Porteous

Party after warehouse precinct revamped

Party after warehouse precinct revamped Vogel St will come alive with music, artists, food vendors and families today as the community marks the end of the first stage of a DCC plan to revitalise the city's historic warehouse area.

Drawn-out debate over rocky issue

The Warrington rocks will remain in place for now as the debate over their future rumbles on.

New child-care centre

New child-care centre

A Queenstown couple are to build a new preschool child-care centre in Mosgiel that will cater for up to 75 children and provide up to 14 new jobs.

Rocks' removal recommended

The issue of whether to reopen a beach access track in Warrington is back before Dunedin city councillors today.

DCC backs restoring Aramoana wharf

The Dunedin City Council has indicated its support for a community project to restore the Aramoana wharf.

Focus on consultation

Focus on consultation

The Dunedin City Council is to consult the community on how it consults the community.

Massive response to DCC alcohol plan

Massive response to DCC alcohol plan

Plans to bring forward the 4am closing time of Dunedin bars have sparked the highest number of submissions to the Dunedin City Council for any issue in years.

Outram wedding venue on-licence opposition shot down

Outram wedding venue on-licence opposition shot down

An objection from the neighbours of a wedding and function venue near Outram against it getting an on-licence is of little relevance to the decision on whether it should be granted, the lawyer for the venue says.

$60k fine for mountain plantings

$60k fine for mountain plantings

A company which planted 280,000 Douglas firs on the Maungatua Range near Mosgiel without a resource consent is to pay a $60,000 fine.

Chairman calms rocky gathering

Chairman calms rocky gathering

Tensions bubbled to the surface during a meeting about two rocks in Warrington yesterday, but were stopped from boiling over when a community leader told people to simmer down.