The Dunedin City Council will consider switching to a single
city-wide ward and giving community boards more powers after
some voters complained of being disenfranchised, Dunedin
Mayor Dave Cull says.
Dunedin City Council staff are to hold high level talks with
one of the city's new councillors, Doug Hall, who remains
locked in a long-running legal dispute with the organisation.
The Dunedin City Council has confirmed a key appointment with
the announcement of a new group financial manager to help
ensure its house is in order.
While the mayoralty elections around Otago represent, on the
whole, status quo results, the same cannot be said for the
Dunedin City Council.
The Dunedin City Council could tap into a well of
environmental fears and economic optimism when it asks the
public about the oil and gas industry.
The Dunedin City Council appears poised to outsource part of
its water maintenance work, and 30 of its staff, to
Christchurch City Council-owned company City Care.
Voter turnout for the Dunedin City Council elections is still
hovering at record low levels, despite a last-minute rush of
A plan for improving Dunedin's transport network over the
next 30 years was signed off by the Dunedin City Council
recently. Debbie Porteous looks at what is in it for
The Dunedin City Council is now backing a proposed Otago-wide
rural fire district after an assurance the city would retain
its own rural firefighting resources.
Dunedin City Council members farewelled five long-serving
councillors at their final meeting yesterday.
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