It has been a good 42 years in a good job that has allowed
him to do about as much as a career in civil engineering can
offer, but time is up for Dunedin City Council policy
engineer Peter Besuijen, who is retiring to the good life.
Retrospective consent for a Veggie Boys outlet on the
outskirts of Mosgiel should not be granted because it would
set a precedent that would allow grocery stores to operate in
rural areas, Dunedin City Council planners say.
Senior jobs could be under threat at the Dunedin City Council
as chief executive Paul Orders uses the sudden departure of a
general manager to begin a wholesale review of the
organisation's senior management structure.