Dunedin city councillor Lee Vandervis is vowing to continue using his ‘‘loud’’ voice despite being censured by his colleagues for aggressive behaviour towards a Dunedin City Council staff member.
Dunedin city councillor Lee Vandervis has been censured by his colleagues after a investigation found he engaged in "loud, aggressive and intimidating behaviour" towards a staff member.
The prospect of a luxury hotel development in the heart of Dunedin is "a step closer" after four interested parties put their hands up to be involved, the Dunedin City Council says.
The Dunedin City Council wants to increase the amount of money it and its companies can borrow - if needed - to almost $1 billion.
Tales of old coal mines underneath part of the Dunedin suburb of Fairfield have brought back memories of adventure and death inside the tunnels for one former resident.
Four developers have expressed interest in building a ‘‘high quality’’ hotel on Dunedin’s Filleul St car park site, the Dunedin City Council says.
Sinkholes in a Dunedin reserve offer a glimpse into a subterranean world of abandoned coal mines, hewn by hand more than a century ago. They're also a reminder of risks lurking below. Chris Morris goes digging.
It was difficult work in dangerous conditions, but it kept the lights burning.
Dunedin Railways says it is committed to listening as it reconsiders its decision to axe train trips to Middlemarch.
Dunedin city councillors will consider sanctions against one of their own, when the findings of an investigation into "aggressive" behaviour by Cr Lee Vandervis are debated next week.
Former Dunedin mayor Dave Cull says he is up for the challenge after being named as the chairman of the Southern District Health Board.
The Deep Stream water supply to Dunedin is expected to be back in service by the middle of next week following a major fire last month, the DCC says.
Dunedin city councillors will consider sanctions against one of their own, when the findings of an investigation into ‘‘aggressive’’ behaviour by Cr Lee Vandervis are debated next week.
Dunedin's Deep Stream water supply is expected to be back in service by the middle of next week, after testing confirmed it was now safe to drink following contamination after a major fire last month.
Large parts of the Fairfield suburb, in Dunedin, could be at risk of localised subsidence as a result of deteriorating coal mines hidden beneath residents’ feet, the Dunedin City Council has been warned.
AgResearch is refusing to answer questions about its commitment to keeping key staff at Invermay, as concern mounts that staff at the Dunedin research campus are being kept in the dark.
Campaigners are declaring victory in the six-year fight to save Dunedin’s Invermay research campus and the dozens of top science jobs still based there.
The privacy of Dunedin motorists is not on the line, as long as data collected by a planned network of new traffic monitoring sensors is handled responsibly, the Privacy Commissioner’s office says.
Ever get the feeling you are being watched?
An Iranian student studying in Dunedin believes his home country may be on the brink of another revolution, after weeks of protests and a violent crackdown that has left hundreds of people dead.