John Wilson Ocean Dr

30kmh limit finds support

Dunedin city councillors support lowering the speed limit for John Wilson Ocean Dr, but it could be a year before any change is introduced.

No problem with interim road set-up

No problem with interim road set-up

Reopening vehicle access to John Wilson Ocean Dr has gone well so far, Dunedin City Council staff say.

Ocean drive reopens to motorists

Ocean drive reopens to motorists

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 yesterday.

Road reopening today

Dunedin's John Wilson Ocean Dr will reopen to vehicles for four hours on weekdays, from today.

Tar a sticking point with users

Tar a sticking point with users

Dunedin residents may be stuck with the reopening of John Wilson Ocean Dr.

Drive to reopen for vehicles

Drive to reopen for vehicles

John Wilson Ocean Dr should be reopened to vehicles within the next month.

Nod for John Wilson Ocean Dr compromise

Nod for John Wilson Ocean Dr compromise

Those on either side of the debate about whether John Wilson Ocean Dr should be reopened to vehicles largely begrudgingly accept the compromise the council is proposing. 

Further John Wilson Ocean Dr option

Further John Wilson Ocean Dr option

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.

John Wilson Ocean Dr future on agenda again

John Wilson Ocean Dr future on agenda again

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.

Countdown to John Wilson Drive decision

Countdown to John Wilson Drive decision

Dunedin city councillors will next month decide the final fate of John Wilson Ocean Dr - again.

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