The road condition information on State Highway 87 needs more
detail, Strath Taieri Community Board chairman Barry Williams
The NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) information on SH87 between
Kyeburn and Mosgiel needed to be broken down into two
sections: Kyeburn to Middlemarch and Sutton to Outram, Mr
Several residents were angry about the ''inconsistent''
information and the board planned to contact NZTA with the
• At a recent board meeting in Middlemarch, members discussed
the impact of earthquake-strengthening work on buildings in
The board was concerned the ''knee-jerk reaction'' by the
Government could spell the end for some churches in the
''We've got three nice churches and we will end up with no
churches,'' Mr Williams said.
The board planned to investigate cost-effective ways to
retain the buildings, he said.
• A decision was made to erect two flagpoles at the cenotaph
in Middlemarch this year, to fly a New Zealand and an
Australian flag, Mr Williams said.