The Dunedin City Council will begin building a temporary
rescue boat launching ramp at the north end of the St Clair
Beach sea wall next week, after this week dumping another
1000 tonnes of rock along the wall.
Not content to rest on her laurels after being re-elected as
one of Dunedin's most popular councillor choices, the city's
youngest councillor has started cafe drop-in sessions as a
way of connecting with constituents.
It is important to remember the Tuhoe raids each year because
what happened then is continuing to happen, as the Government
spreads its tentacles ever further into everyone's lives,
Mana Party leader Hone Harawira says.
The election of Doug Hall to a council seat may well be one
of the biggest surprises of the Dunedin City Council
election, but the man in the middle of his own expensive and
messy conflict with the organisation says his election came
as no surprise to him.