A passionate plea from retiring Dunedin city councillor Colin
Weatherall this week saw the council reverse a decision not
to give the Fairfield community a share of the return from
trees harvested in the area.
The temperature is rising in Dunedin's mayoral race as
incumbent Dave Cull and one of his fiercest rivals go
head-to-head over credit for slashing the Forsyth Barr
Stadium interest bills by $128 million.