A hearing in Dunedin on a district plan change that would allow development of the Awatea St stadium is expected to begin in early November, with 83 people indicating they want to be heard.
The next stage of multimillion-dollar spending on the Awatea St stadium project - payment for the purchase of land at the site - has begun.
Police say it was Otago students and hangers-on - not their Canterbury peers - who were responsible for another round of Undie 500 disorder in Dunedin on Saturday night.
Residents of Waikouaiti, Karitane, Merton and Seacliff should get a more reliable water supply next year, but they are in for at least four months of having to boil water before that happens.
Two people are to replace former Dunedin Public Art Gallery and Otago Settlers Museum director Priscilla Pitts, with the organisations reverting to separate management structures.
Bad weather causing swells from the northeast is both pushing pollution on to St Kilda and St Clair beaches, and hampering an all-but finished project planned to fix the problem.
A Dunedin start-up company partly financed by the Dunedin City Council's holding company is still operating, its chairman says, despite one of its products, a virtual mall, being on hold.
A report on the effects of a permanent liquor ban in North Dunedin will be put together in the next few weeks, as efforts to find solutions to problems in the area continue.
A landowner's request to buy part of a 20m wide, C-shaped reserve on the bank of Kaikorai Stream will be given further consideration, following a meeting of the Green Island Esplanade Reserve hearings committee in Dunedin.
Media speculation about what would happen fuelled the subsequent trouble in north Dunedin on Saturday night, Dunedin Mayor Peter Chin believes.
A masked man made off with $160 after robbing the dairy on the corner of King Edward and Melbourne Sts, South Dunedin.
"Disappointed" was the word on the lips of every person contacted for a response to Saturday night's disorder in Castle St.
Several thousand Dunedin businesses will get a visit from the city council in the next six months, as staff ascertain which will have to pay more to dispose of their waste.
Claims the Awatea St stadium will not have conference spaces, or that it will not have the facilities necessary for conference events are wrong, Carisbrook Stadium Trust chairman Malcolm Farry says.
"You have to have a willy to get anywhere in this council."
Prejudice occurs in all areas of society, but sexism is not a problem within the Dunedin City Council, one current and one former female councillor say.
Saving 40% of the historic causeway under the Wall Street development in Dunedin will cost as much as saving it all - $310,000 - and the city could be set to pay for similar finds in future.
Opponents of the Dunedin Centre extension used a forum last night to reiterate their views, but the meeting also heard Dunedin was losing valuable conferences because of a lack of facilities.
Dunedin drivers over the age of 75 appear to have had a reprieve from restrictions on their free parking.
The Dunedin City Council has ordered an engineering feasibility report on using the ground floor of the Municipal Chambers to provide extra space for the town hall.