John Wilson Ocean Dr has reopened to motorists. A lone
protester watched in silence as First Security operations
manager Garry McLennan unlocked and removed two bollards at
the St Kilda end of the windswept seaside drive at 11am
Just as Dunedin city councillors say it is time to stop
stringing the community along and make a decision on John
Wilson Ocean Dr, a report from council staff throws another
option on the table that could prolong the debate further.
Dunedin city councillors will have yet another opportunity to
debate future vehicular access to John Wilson Ocean Dr on
Monday, council staff recommending they stick with the
decision they made last year to limit vehicle access to a few
hours a day.