Debbie Porteous

Esplanade collapse linked to long-term seepage

Esplanade collapse linked to long-term seepage

A hole that opened up on the Esplanade at St Clair is hoped to be an isolated incident related to water getting in by the old surf club ramp, rather than low sand levels in front of the sea wall.

'It's not good': New hole opens in Esplanade

'It's not good': New hole opens in Esplanade

The Esplanade at St Clair is washing into the sea again, despite almost $700,000 of work to protect it.

Fresh sinkhole opens in St Clair Esplanade

Fresh sinkhole opens in St Clair Esplanade

A new sinkhole has opened up in the Esplanade at St Clair after heavy seas battered the sea wall.

Concern subdivision will ruin rural feel

Concern subdivision will ruin rural feel

The Otago Racing Club has a battle on its hands over its plans to subdivide part of Wingatui racecourse.

Planner opposes painting building panels

Planner opposes painting building panels

A Dunedin city planner has added her disapproval to a proposal to paint the concrete panels of John Wickliffe House.

Damaged pontoon to be removed

Damaged pontoon to be removed

Macandrew Bay's floating pontoon is out of action after last week's strong winds damaged it beyond repair.

$10,000 heritage grant for Dunedin street art

$10,000 heritage grant for Dunedin street art

The artists are lining up for Dunedin's first street art festival in October, and the city council is lining up to support them too, to the tune of $10,000.

Plan to end Portobello Rd confusion

Plan to end Portobello Rd confusion

It is hoped a plan will be in place by the end of the month to finally put an end to the confusion over a section of Portobello Rd, in Dunedin.

Parties asked to remove election signs

Parties asked to remove election signs

Dunedin authorities have ordered that several election signs be removed after they were put up in the wrong places.

Group pushing walkway project

Group pushing walkway project

Plans are progressing on the Waihola Looking Forward group's latest large project, although there is a lot of hard work to go, its chairman says.