At least $40 million is being spent on roadworks by the
city council and New Zealand Transport Agency each year and
another $50 million on cycleways over the next decade - not
to mention the roll-out of ultrafast broadband. Debbie
Porteous discovers digging up Dunedin is big business.
The New Zealand Transport Agency recently released data to
the Otago Daily Times detailing factors contributing
to accidents on Otago's state highway network, as well as the
months in which accidents occurred. Leith Huffadine took a
deeper look into what the numbers mean.
Government plans to bring forward construction of a new
bridge at Kawarau Falls is ''sensational news'' which will
help deliver a complete ''world-class experience'' for
visitors, Destination Queenstown chief executive Graham Budd
A rock hurled through the window of a Dunedin night bus -
while passengers were on board - is the latest sign of
escalating tension between the operator and some city taxi
drivers, it has been claimed.