Webcams, a new weather
station and more people on the ground on Dunedin's Northern
Motorway should help deal with snow-day problems that last
year saw traffic backed up for 90 minutes on a closed road.
It's not that Frank Penny is ungrateful about receiving an
award for 75 years' service to the Masonic Lodge - the
96-year-old just refuses to believe he has done anything
particularly special to deserve it.