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Harbour trail 'quantum change'

Harbour trail 'quantum change'

Dunedin will see a ''quantum change'' in its tourism industry when the Otago Harbour Cycle Trail is completed in three years' time, Mayor Dave Cull says.

Costly cycleway mistakes

Costly cycleway mistakes

 Parts of South Dunedin's cycle network will be ripped out and replaced, costing hundreds of thousands of dollars, because of council mistakes.

Beach erosion: 'For God's sake, it's time to take action'

Beach erosion: 'For God's sake, it's time to take action'

Permanently fix the erosion of St Clair's sand dunes or give up on most of South Dunedin - there are no other options, a St Clair resident believes.

Stadium profit forecast

Stadium profit forecast

The company running Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium is poised to deliver its first profit on the back of tighter finances and a cash injection from ratepayers.

Family left out in cold after ditching provider

Family left out in cold after ditching provider

A South Dunedin family is warning low-income earners about their power struggle after switching to pre-paid electricity supplier Globug.

City to face 'end game' in the lowlands

City to face 'end game' in the lowlands

South Dunedin is a suburb under siege by Mother Nature - battered by ocean waves, floods, a rising water table and with the dark clouds of climate change predictions building on the horizon. So is it time to head for the hills? Chris Morris reports.

Call for local with 'mana'

Call for local with 'mana'

Embattled Southern District Health Board chief executive Carole Heatly says if the board is replaced with a commissioner, they must be a local with experience and mana. Whatever happens, she would like to keep her job.

Drains blocked, residents claim

Drains blocked, residents claim

The Dunedin City Council will review the performance of its staff and of contractor Fulton Hogan amid claims a lack of basic maintenance contributed to flooding in South Dunedin.

Drivers taking a gamble

Drivers taking a gamble Almost a quarter of vehicles in Dunedin are without a current warrant of fitness or vehicle licence (registration).

Cull rejects state-of-emergency claim

Cull rejects state-of-emergency claim

Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull has rubbished suggestions a state of emergency should have been declared after this week's flood.

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