The Dunedin City Council's targeted rate programme to assist
ratepayers to install insulation and/or heating is to resume
today, after a hiatus of a month while changes were made to
the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority's (EECA)
Energywise insulation subsidies.
Outspoken city councillor Lee Vandervis, who complained of
being sidelined from senior posts within the Dunedin City
Council, rejected at least three other roles offered by
Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull, it has emerged.