Banning campervans from car parks in the Queenstown CBD is being considered by the Queenstown Lakes District Council.
A mobile-phone text message could warn Queenstown Lakes district residents of emergencies or public health issues, as the result of a council initiative.
Confusion about parking times in Wanaka's Helwick St should be a thing of the past within a matter of weeks, Queenstown Lakes District Council Wanaka service centre manager Barbara East confirmed this week.
During the next 10 days, Queenstown Lakes district residents have the chance to have their say on how the council should prioritise its work and spending over the next 12 months. Henrietta Kjaer takes a look at some of the main issues in the QLDC's draft annual plan.
Destination Queenstown (DQ), Lakes Leisure and the Queenstown Chamber of Commerce are calling for the Queenstown Lakes District Council to help set up an event management organisation.
The hearing of an application to store and discharge treated sewage sludge on a Tarras farm has been postponed while the Queenstown Lakes District Council seeks legal advice.
Arts funding by the Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) has been cut from the draft annual plan and there is no guarantee of reinstatement after 2010-11.
A total of 19 complaints about the smell coming from Wanaka's $21.5 million wastewater treatment facility Project Pure have been lodged with the Otago Regional Council this month.
The deal between the Queenstown Airport Corporation (QAC) and Auckland International Airport Ltd (AIAL) was aired at an invitation-only meeting in Queenstown on Thursday.
The Wanaka Rodeo Club's intention to develop part of the 49ha Albert Town reserve received a favourable hearing from a Queenstown Lakes District Council hearings panel in Wanaka yesterday.
The Upper Clutha Environmental Society has successfully had a second court costs application set aside in the Environment Court.
At 5pm Clive Geddes will walk out of the council offices on Gorge Rd for the last time as mayor of the Queenstown Lakes district - and resume a private life which has been on the back burner for the past nine years.
From Monday Queenstown drivers will have fewer options for free parking as Queenstown Lakes District Council looks to slash its $1.1 million parking debt and encourage tourists and shoppers into the CBD.
A Queenstown bar and its owner have been ordered to pay more than $18,000 to its neighbour over an ongoing issue which has taken three years in the Environment Court to resolve, described by Judge Jon Jackson as constituting an "abuse of process".
The Queenstown Lakes District Council is asking for community input to bring about changes in town centre noise management, the main question being: Should the CBD noise limit be increased?"
The Queenstown Lakes District Council has approved the construction of a multimillion-dollar wastewater pump at Frankton that will lessen the pollution risk associated with shutting down the existing pump and accommodate for predicted population growth in the district.
A bylaw prohibiting freedom camping in large swaths of the Queenstown Lakes district was passed unanimously by the Queenstown Lakes District Council in Wanaka yesterday.
Queenstown Lakes District Council infrastructure services general manager Mark Kunath has resigned from the council after six years in the position.
This year's second funding round for the Creative Communities Scheme is now open for projects that will create opportunities for the Queenstown Lakes District community to engage with and participate in arts activities.