Debbie Porteous

Street name policy to be reviewed

The Dunedin City Council is reviewing its policy on street naming after continually failing to stick to its own rules.

Holes for trees refilled due to error

Holes for trees refilled due to error

Four holes carefully dug for planting trees in Bond St in Dunedin were just as carefully refilled this week after it was discovered they were too close to underground electrical cables.

Proposed shelters driving dissent

Proposed shelters driving dissent

A proposal for a new batch of bus shelters has left some affected property owners in less than a transport of delight.

Artist's flight of fancy

Artist's flight of fancy

Chinese-born street art star DALeast is squeezing Dunedin into a busy international schedule so he can transform a plain Stafford St wall into a work of art.

Saddle Hill proposals go to court

Saddle Hill proposals go to court

Two Dunedin landowners are arguing their case to subdivide more of Saddle Hill to the Environment Court this week.

Anger at audiology failure

It is all very well for a former audiologist to say he has ''moved on'' when Otago families are still living ''every day'' with the effects of late diagnoses of their children's conditions, the Dunedin mother of one of his former patients says.

Logan Park tree removal sparks anger

Logan Park tree removal sparks anger

As the chop looms, plans to remove 12 established poplars in Logan Park Dr have fired up Dunedin residents, some of whom say the decision appears to be out of the blue and even ''horrifying''.

Hitch for street art festival plan

Hitch for street art festival plan

One of the cornerstone pieces of Dunedin's first street art festival has hit a speed hump, but it has not slowed the festival's momentum, organisers say.

Logan Park trio take top title in quiz again

Logan Park trio take top title in quiz again

"Knowing all the answers'' was the key to winning the year 9 and 10 Otago Daily Times Extra! current events quiz for two years running, one of the winning team members said last night.

Vogel St work next for cycling network

Vogel St work next for cycling network

Trucks and diggers will roll into the southern part of Vogel St in central Dunedin this month, as the controversial multimillion-dollar South Dunedin cycle network continues to expand.