About 15 people attended a public meeting in Brighton last
week to discuss proposed improvements to footpaths in the
Dunedin City Council transportation programme engineer
Michael Harrison said although the turnout was slightly
disappointing, it was good to get some feedback on the plans
the council had drawn up for footpath changes on Brighton Rd
and Bath, Queen, Trecastell, Taylor and Pearse Sts.
So far, people seemed positive, he said.
''We are looking forward to getting more information through
the feedback period, because we want to understand what the
The areas to be improved were identified by the community,
and the Saddle Hill Community Board has included them in the
Plans of where the works are proposed can be seen on the
council's website, and are available for public viewing at
the Civic Centre.
People can make submissions on the plans until March 28.