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Stimulus for bike project

Stimulus for bike project

A long-distance recycling project was rolled out in Dunedin yesterday.

DCC wants packaging on waste short-list

DCC wants packaging on waste short-list

The Dunedin City Council wants packaging to be on a short-list of products the Government is considering for regulation via mandatory ''product waste stewardship'' schemes.

Shake-up for social housing

Shake-up for social housing

State houses could be managed alongside the Dunedin City Council's housing portfolio and other social housing following changes announced by the Government last week.

Charity shop takes action to deter dumping

A Dunedin charity shop has had to install security cameras in an attempt to reduce the amount of rubbish being left at its doors after hours.

Rocks trucked in to help in holding back tide

Rocks trucked in to help in holding back tide

A section of the St Clair sea wall is being reinforced with up to 300 tonnes of rock in an effort to hold back the pounding surf this winter.

New rules for areas prone to hazards

The Otago Regional Council and the Dunedin City Council will later this month begin consulting the public on new rules and standards for development in areas of Dunedin identified as vulnerable to natural hazards.

DCC departments under review

The Dunedin City Council has hired an independent financial consultant to review activities in its vehicle fleet and parking departments.

Tougher line on buildings

Tougher line on buildings

The Dunedin City Council is to press ahead with a tougher line on dilapidated heritage buildings, but appears reluctant to name and shame the most ''unco-operative'' owners.

Hardest cycleway votes last

Hardest cycleway votes last

Decisions on the most controversial routes of the South Dunedin Cycle Network will be saved until last.

Meter cardreaders being upgraded

Meter cardreaders being upgraded

The Dunedin City Council is working to upgrade parking meters in high-use areas after reports of worn card readers.

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