Tokoiti residents are unconvinced the township needs a sewerage scheme. They will meet this week to discuss making submissions along those lines to the Clutha District Council.
Tokoiti residents are "desperately worried" about the cost of the Clutha District Council's proposed sewerage upgrade.
The draft rates rise in the Clutha district has been kept to an average 3.59%, but Lawrence ratepayers could face a rise of about 10% because of big projects in the township.
Clutha District Council manager district assets Jules Witt says the changes to drinking water standards are unlikely to affect the district.
With tenders exceeding council budgets for the Balclutha Swimming Pool upgrade, the complex will remain open in the short term while plans are re-evaluated.
A proposed temporary liquor ban in Lawrence during the Lawrence Quarter Mile Drags in April looks likely to go ahead.
Rent increases between $3 and $18 are set be imposed on tenants living in Clutha District Council community housing.
The Clutha District Council has been asked to approve another temporary liquor ban in Lawrence during a car event next month, following the success of the ban last year.
The cost of renting a Clutha District Council-owned unit could soon rise.
A simple footpath upgrade outside the St John ambulance facility in Balclutha has led to concerns about its safety from staff.
The Balclutha Association Football Club's request to extend its Glasgow St clubrooms was denied by the Clutha District Council on Thursday.
The Clutha District Council has imposed summer water restrictions which apply across the region.
The Balclutha Centennial Swimming Pool upgrade costs keep rising, prompting members of the corporate services committee to criticise the consulting firm handling the work and call for tenders.
The committee raising funds for the $5 million Clutha Recreation Centre will not approach the Clutha District Council to make up any shortfall if it did not reach the new $1.1 million target, committee chairman Jeff Seymour said yesterday.
The Clutha District Council is inviting groups involved with community activities to lodge applications for one of three funding schemes.
Southern councils are in for a shake-up after voters demanding change across Otago handed the mayoral chains to four new leaders.
A motion thanking the last remaining founding members of the Clutha District Council - both voted out in this year's local body elections - was passed unanimously last night by the new council.
Stirling dairy farmer Hamish Anderson was unanimously elected deputy mayor at the inaugural meeting last night of the newly sworn-in Clutha District council.
He's not your typical politician, and he's running an unconventional election campaign. He has no council experience and no money to fund his bid to be mayor. He doesn't even have a phone. Rachel Taylor quizzes Clutha District mayoral hopeful Barry Keith.
Ratepayers in Balclutha could have to pay an additional $23.59 each towards the Balclutha Centennial Swimming Pool refurbishment after the Clutha District Council decided to increase the budget for the project.