Dunedin city councillor Hilary Calvert announced yesterday
she will not stand in this year's elections, but not before
taking parting shots at some of her colleagues and Mayor Dave
Cyclists will be keeping a close eye on safety improvements
to the road between Dunedin and Port Chalmers after concerns
were raised by cycling advocates that the road will become
less safe for two-wheeled commuters.
Public Health South and the Dunedin City Council's decision
to appeal the renewal of a Dunedin soft drinks institution's
liquor licence is "bewildering in the extreme'', the
company's director says.
The Christchurch man who owns the Palmers Quarry Garden in
Northeast Valley is trying to sell part of the land, hoping
it will be picked up by a retirement home operator.
questions about the long-term future of South Dunedin and the
city's response to climate change loomed large at a heated
public meeting last night.
Dunedin rugby clubs fear changes mooted in the city's
next-generation plan could put their and other sports clubs'
financial futures in doubt.
Voters will be presented with a viable alternative at the
next general election after the Green and Labour parties
agreed yesterday to present a united front in an effort to
topple the Government.
The Dunedin City Council says it will seek answers to the
issue of violence and disorder at a central city taxi stand.
Protesters have been slammed on social media for blocking an
elderly woman from an ANZ branch in Dunedin yesterday.
A new group of central Dunedin retailers and building owners
plans to drag the spotlight back to a George St shopping
precinct it says is "very dowdy and tired and underinvested
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