Greater discounts for students and those on low incomes are
needed to get more people on buses, interest groups say.
The Dunedin City Council has voted to not invest in the
munitions, tobacco, fossil fuel extraction, gambling or
Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull has set the scene for city
councillors as they begin debating what to spend ratepayers'
money on, and what not to, in the 2014-15 financial year.
Councillors yesterday reserved a decision on whether to spend
an extra $65,000 next year on an invest-to-save initiative,
such as upgrading the lighting at the Civic Centre.
Dunedin city councillor Richard Thomson thinks he might have
a plan that could satisfy the desires of both sides of the
debate over which part of Portobello Rd/Harington Point Rd to
A closer watch needs to be kept on the St Clair sea wall
until Dunedin city councillors decide what long-term fix - if
any - is needed, a report suggests.
The heat is on the Dunedin City Council's targeted 3% rates
rise as councillors prepare to debate unexpected demands for
extra funding, Mayor Dave Cull says.
Two University of Otago students are rapt with the council's
response to their idea to block off traffic to part of
The Dunedin City Council is voting this week over whether to
take control of the city's public transport next July.
It may not be possible to see the Great Wall of Corstorphine
from space but locals want it gone, or at least gated, all
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