The DCC says it will cover the cost of seismic strengthening work at the Edgar Centre before deciding whether to pursue compensation through the courts.
New houses will either be banned or made more difficult to build in the most flood-prone parts of Dunedin under changes in the DCC's second-generation district plan.
Making the new Dunedin Hospital a part of the city rather than an island separated by busy one-way streets will be one challenge for the new transport network project.
Dunedin residents could be in for more road cones and traffic snarl-ups, as changes are expected to a one-way system already in the middle of a cycle lane-driven upgrade.
New rules guiding Dunedin's development for at least the next decade will provide enough land for up to 1200 new houses.
The conversion of Dunedin's warehouse precinct into a place to ''live, work and play'' should be easier following a significant change in zoning rules, the Dunedin City Council says.
Natural landscapes will receive better protection, but the Saddle Hill quarry seems set to stay, under Dunedin's second generation district plan.
The reuse of Dunedin heritage buildings will be encouraged, but homeowners living in residential heritage precincts will face tougher restrictions, under new rules unveiled today.
A major obstacle standing in the way of waterfront development in Dunedin has been sidestepped with the release of the second generation district plan (2GP).
Dunedin's waterfront development plan faces commercial ''viability challenges'', but changes to reduce costs will not stop the transformation of the area, the Dunedin City Council says.
Dunedin commuters have been warned to expect the hunt for free, all-day parking to become increasingly difficult in the city centre.
Mosgiel's long-awaited new pool will still open in 2021 despite a ''realignment'' of its multimillion-dollar budget.
A Dunedin City Council debate over capital spending descended into a political bun fight yesterday, as Cr Lee Vandervis was declared ''out of order'' by Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull.
There will soon be a real buzz in Dunedin’s central city with plans for a new bee-themed inner-city park.