Friday, 14 September 2012
Wall Street Mall Welcomes New Tenants
Dunedin (Friday, 14 September 2012) – Wall Street Mall will be offering shoppers even more variety with the addition of three exciting new tenants.
Support bands named for New Year's Eve
Dunedin (Friday, 14 September 2012) – Local bands Cougar Zoo and The Foxy Tones have been named as support acts to Bluestone at Dunedin’s New Year’s Eve concert in the Octagon.
Tuesday, 11 September 2012
Dead Headers Keep Camellias Looking Their Best
It's a tea party with a difference this Saturday at the Dunedin Botanic Garden.
People's Panel reaches 500 members in just four weeks
The Dunedin City Council (DCC) launched the Dunedin People’s Panel on 7 August 2012, since when, 503 people have joined the People’s Panel.
Three New Access Points on Ocean Beach Walkway
This Friday, 14 September, the DCC’s Parks and Recreation department will open three new gates providing access to the beach along the walkway from St Clair to St Kilda.
Tuesday, 4 September 2012
Airport Welcome for Rugby Teams
Dunedin people are being urged to roll out a warm southern welcome for the arrival of the All Blacks and the Springboks for their test match this month.
Tuesday, 21 August 2012
Sensory Award for Art Tours
Dunedin Public Art Gallery Visitor Programmes Co-ordinator Lynda Cullen was very pleased to be awarded with a beautiful (and, no doubt, delicious) edible award by Julie Woods from the Otago branch of Blind Citizens.
Monday, 13 August 2012
Art Gallery Set to Score Again
Art Gallery Set to Score Again
This item was published on 10 Aug 2012.
Library Waste Down 67.70% Over Six Years
This year’s audit of the Dunedin Public Libraries’ waste shows a decrease of 67.70% per full time equivalent employee since the annual audits began in 2006.
Is Your Favourite Place Litter-Free?
Keep Dunedin Beautiful is inviting the public to take some time to remove litter from a favourite area between 15 September and 28 September.
Thursday, 26 July 2012
Student Volunteer Programmes Receive Ministry Support
The DCC has been successful in its application to the Ministry of Youth Development’s Youth Development Partnership Fund 2012.
Wednesday, 25 July 2012
Aspiring Leaders' Forum 2012 Nominees Selected to represent the City
This year, the Mayor of Dunedin and the Otago Community Trust have selected three young people to attend the Aspiring Leader’s Forum in Wellington from tomorrow.
Tuesday, 10 July 2012
New DPAG Director Announced
The Dunedin City Council has announced the appointment of Cam McCracken to the position of Director of the Dunedin Public Art Gallery.
Monday, 9 July 2012
Decision to Continue Funding Safeguards 40 Dunedin Jobs
The Ministry of Social Development has revised a recent policy decision that would have affected 40 Dunedin jobs.
Tuesday, 26 June 2012
DCC Lifeline Strategy Wins Award
The Dunedin City Council is very pleased to announce that the Dunedin City Raw Water Lifelines Strategy has won the national NAMS Innovation in Asset Management Planning Award at the Ingenium Excellence Awards on Saturday 23 June.
Monday, 25 June 2012
Giant Tuna Tapestry Travels to Science Festival
‘Velvet’, a gargantuan tapestry of our endangered native longfin eel, will be on display on the fourth floor of the Dunedin City Library throughout the New Zealand International Science Festival.
Tuesday, 19 June 2012
Free Parking – for Cycles
The rollout of 56 new cycle stands around the city is almost complete.
Wednesday, 13 June 2012
Puaka Matariki Festival 2012 launch
Mayor Dave Cull is a guest speaker at the launch of the Puaka Matariki Festival at 5.00pm on Friday, 15 June at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery.
Dunedin City Council selected as finalist in 2012 AUT Excellence in Business Support Awards
The Dunedin City Council has been selected as a finalist in the 2012 AUT Excellence in Business Support Awards.
DCC Moves to Obtain Storm Water Consents
Through the development of the Three Waters Strategy Dunedin residents identified that storm water quality was a significant community concern.
2012 Residents Opinion Survey
One way the Council gauges the views of the "silent majority" is through the annual Residents’ Opinion Survey, or ROS.
Thursday, 7 June 2012
DCC Cuts Power Bill In Time For Winter
The generation of power from methane gas at the Green Island Waste Water Treatment Plant is expected to reduce the DCC’s power bill by approximately $350,000 per year.
Monday, 28 May 2012
Brrrrr – Slow Down a Little
The season’s first real frosts have appeared and the shortest day is looming so it’s becoming important for all of us to modify our road-use behaviour accordingly.
DCC Set To Prepare City Roads For Winter - Grit and CMA Application Use Imminent
The onset of winter means the DCC’s winter road maintenance programme is about to recommence.
Tuesday, 8 May 2012
Cyclists Urged To Be Bright On Their Bikes
Economic Development Strategy Maps Dunedin's Future
A draft Economic Development Strategy for Dunedin will be presented to the Dunedin City Council on 14 May.
Monday, 23 April 2012
Musicians Band Together to Bring Free Music to Libraries
For the past seven years during May Dunedin musicians have stepped out from their regular circuit of bars, cafes and clubs to bring free live performances to the Dunedin Public Libraries.
Friday, 20 April 2012
Local Writer Updates New Zealand Heritage Cookery Treasures
Trees for Babies – Celebrating Families
Keep Dunedin Beautiful, in conjunction with Rotary Dunedin, is holding its annual Trees for Babies event on Mother’s Day, Sunday 13 May at 11am.
Tuesday, 10 April 2012
DPAG Director Accepts Position in Wellington
Dunedin Public Art Gallery Director Elizabeth Caldwell, has announced her resignation following her successful application for the directorship of City Gallery Wellington.