of alpine roads will continue in the Queenstown Lakes
district this winter, after a flood of submissions convinced
the New Zealand Transport Agency and the district council to
keep funding the safety measure.
The quality of Otago regional bus fleets could be compromised
by a proposed national standard for urban buses which ignores
the gains in quality made during the past five years, Otago
Regional councillors say.
Five plus a day will take on a new meaning around Dunedin at
the weekend, with a new campaign promising motorists they
will encounter a police officer at least five times on their
travels this weekend, Queen's Birthday.
Up to nine free car parks will be sacrificed on Anzac Ave for
650m of cycle lanes, providing the "missing link" in the
Otago Harbour cycleway, Dunedin City Council roading projects
engineer Evan Matheson announced yesterday.