Dunedin Mayor Peter Chin believes the city is in such good shape its citizens can give themselves a pat on the back.
The Dunedin City Council today faces a decision on yet another multimillion-dollar project, at the same time as it grapples with ways to curtail mounting spending and debt.
A new visitor to the public gallery at the Dunedin City Council's meeting this week might have wondered what they had walked into.
Infrastructure company Delta is again wielding the axe, with plans to cut an entire division's 77 jobs in Dunedin and other southern centres.
The chief executive of the Otago Chamber of Commerce got a grilling yesterday after arguing 100% of members surveyed wanted the choice of opening on Easter Sunday.
NHNZ chief executive Michael Stedman's name can be added to the list of those contacted by stadium proponents in the lead up to Stop the Stadium's March 29 meeting.
Twenty $500 flight vouchers are being given away by the Dunedin City Council's economic development unit so Dunedin businesses can host their clients in the city.
The Dunedin City Council says an ultra-fast broadband network, dedicated to advanced research in New Zealand, is "underutilised" and should be opened up to the public.
A recycling crate with a lid has been adopted by the Dunedin City Council, but how much it will cost and even its final colour have yet to be determined.
The international hunt that led the Dunedin City Council to David Davies - the man tasked with running Forsyth Barr Stadium - was one of the most expensive in the council's history, it has been confirmed.
The cost of dying looks set to go up as the Dunedin City Council signals plans to hike a host of fees later this year.
The Dunedin City Council will be asked to consider trialling daytime closures of the Octagon, after council staff rejected an idea to close the Octagon for entire weekends, citing concerns from police and objections from affected businesses.
The $45 million Dunedin Centre and Dunedin Town Hall projects have been rejigged and delayed by a year as Dunedin city councillors try to contain the size of this year's rates increase.
Road safety, rather than an attempt to create a state highway or heavy traffic bypass "by stealth", was behind the Dunedin City Council's move to spend $5.4 million upgrading Riccarton Rd West, a Mosgiel hearing was told yesterday.
The Otago Chamber of Commerce says Dunedin Mayor Peter Chin has got it wrong on the question of whether or not the council can discuss with the chamber its proposed rezoning of the harbourside industrial area.
Dunedin's latest complex of council flats comes with some of the latest mod cons for the sustainability minded, with double glazing, solar assisted hot water, and full insulation.
A $75,000 "goodwill gesture" from Telecom will go towards native plantings at Harbour Cone, Middlemarch and Warrington, in Dunedin, after the company sought to make amends for the failures of its XT system.