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Illegal dumpers 'slack and lazy'

Illegal dumpers 'slack and lazy'

Whoever is dumping whiteware, animal carcasses and other rubbish in Dunedin's quiet corners needs to take ''a bit of a look at themselves'', a Dunedin community board chairman says.

Call for north end cameras

Call for north end cameras

A Dunedin city councillor is calling for video surveillance of the student quarter as a way of preventing out-of-control vandalism.

Cycle project scaled back

Cycle project scaled back

The Dunedin City Council has been forced to pare back original plans for the controversial South Dunedin Cycle Network, as the true costs of the project become apparent.

MP slams sign taggers

MP slams sign taggers

National MP Michael Woodhouse has slammed the defacing of electoral billboards as ''a thuggish and ignorant act of vandalism'', as opponents boast online about other signs to tag.

High George St rent 'killed business'

High George St rent 'killed business'

A well-travelled artisan baker says it is too hard to make a crust in Dunedin, so he closed his shop on Saturday, making four staff redundant.

Images of dirty city unsettle councillors

Images of dirty city unsettle councillors

Dunedin city councillor David Benson-Pope feels sick about street vomit in Dunedin - and now he has the pictures to prove it.

Please listen: residents' petition seeks reversal of cycleway changes

Please listen: residents' petition seeks reversal of cycleway changes

A South Dunedin resident upset at cycleway initiatives has presented a 600-strong petition to the Dunedin City Council calling for the changes to be reversed.

You use it, you pay

You use it, you pay

Dunedin physio pool users will have to pay the cost if they want to keep the pool open.

Skateboard ban 'way over the top'

Skateboard ban 'way over the top' Surfers and skateboarders say a skateboarding bylaw at St Clair Esplanade is 'way over the top' and are staking a claim for their right to roll up and check out the waves.

Rugby: Real money to be made from hosting games

Rugby: Real money to be made from hosting games

The Highlanders will make some money, but not a lot, out of making the playoffs as the cash is to be made in hosting a finals game.

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