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Otago Daily Times
Return of smell baffles councilIt's back. The bad smell emanating from the Tahuna wastewater treatment plant
Return of smell baffles council
Otago Daily Times / Posted 17 hours ago
It's back. The bad smell emanating from the Tahuna wastewater treatment plant has returned "with a vengeance'', a resident says. Dunedin City Council wastewater treatment manager Chris Henderson is baffled by the return of the smell. "It doesn't... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kinondoni Municipality MayorDar es Salaam — The city mayoral election has been deferred until further notic
Kinondoni Municipality Mayor
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Dar es Salaam — The city mayoral election has been deferred until further notice. A misunderstanding between CCM and opposition councillors over the number of eligible voters from Kinondoni Municipality prompted the election to be called off. The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Next step in 2GP process• any person who has an interest in the Plan greater than that of the general p
Next step in 2GP process
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
• any person who has an interest in the Plan greater than that of the general public • the DCC.Dr Johnson says, "As a courtesy we are writing to people affected by submissions asking for changes to zoning in the rural, rural residential, and... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort weathers economic stormConfident Fort Saskatchewan will see continued investment again for 2016, Mayor
Fort weathers economic storm
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 5 days ago
Confident Fort Saskatchewan will see continued investment again for 2016, Mayor Gale Katchur said even though these may be some economic speed bumps, she wants the city to continue to make bold moves ahead. “I know what you’re thinking: 2016 won’t... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New to Dunedin – Poptagon events12 February|12.30-1.15pm|Upper Octagon Matt LangleyAward winning singer/song-sm
New to Dunedin – Poptagon events
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
12 February|12.30-1.15pm|Upper Octagon Matt LangleyAward winning singer/song-smith Matt Langley will share his poetic songs written with insightful observations and meditations about his life on the Otago Peninsula. 19 February|12.30-1.15pm|Upper... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mermaid Tails Prohibited From DCC Aquatic FacilitiesMonday, 1 February 2016, 2:26 pmPress Release: Dunedin City CouncilDunedin (Mon
Mermaid Tails Prohibited From DCC Aquatic Facilities
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Monday, 1 February 2016, 2:26 pmPress Release: Dunedin City CouncilDunedin (Monday, 2 February January 2016) – Due to safety concerns the Dunedin... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Illegal earthworks prosecution sends strong messageWednesday, 27 January 2016, 11:54 amPress Release: Dunedin City Council Dunedin
Illegal earthworks prosecution sends strong message
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
Wednesday, 27 January 2016, 11:54 amPress Release: Dunedin City Council Dunedin (Wednesday, 27 January 2016) – Dunedin City Council's successful... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Information request charges defendedThe head of the Otago Regional Council is defending the organisation's stance o
Information request charges defended
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
The head of the Otago Regional Council is defending the organisation's stance on charging for official information requests, despite being out of step with most southern councils and official guidance. ORC chairman Stephen Woodhead said he was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Three Dead, One Hurt in Row Over Pasture in IsioloThree people died and one was seriously injured after Samburu and Ndorobo moran
Three Dead, One Hurt in Row Over Pasture in Isiolo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Three people died and one was seriously injured after Samburu and Ndorobo morans clashed over grazing land at Leparua on the Isiolo-Laikipia border. Sixty cows stolen during Saturday's clash were recovered following a joint effort by the public and... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Restructuring affecting front line: Police AssnThe comments follow a two-yearly survey of about 5000 association members, whic
Restructuring affecting front line: Police Assn
Otago Daily Times / Posted 16 days ago
The comments follow a two-yearly survey of about 5000 association members, which found 86% thought front-line general duties officers were under-resourced when responding to emergency calls. ‘‘The Southern district has gone through quite a number of... Read more
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Decatur Daily Democrat
Final talent auditions set for SUNDAYThe second and final audition time for the Decatur Cultural Connection’s upcomi
Final talent auditions set for SUNDAY
Decatur Daily Democrat / Posted 18 days ago
The second and final audition time for the Decatur Cultural Connection’s upcoming “Decatur’s Most Talented” show will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Riverside Center, 231 E. Monroe St., Decatur. It was previously announced, incorrectly, that the... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Development Cost Charge exemptions to be addedThe District of Sicamous will be amending its development cost charge bylaw to
Development Cost Charge exemptions to be added
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 20 days ago
The District of Sicamous will be amending its development cost charge bylaw to broaden and clarify its exemption provisions. According to a memo to district council from community planner Mike Marrs, the district’s current development cost charge... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
A festival of absenceThe Dunedin summer so far has been a bit damp, in both weather and the amount o
A festival of absence
Otago Daily Times / Posted 20 days ago
The Dunedin summer so far has been a bit damp, in both weather and the amount of activity with which the public can become involved. Apart from an Octagon party on New Year's Eve, public events have been scarce. The Dunedin City Council denies the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Study into sharing servicesDunedin's marketing spend - and its public profile - could be in for a $300,000
Study into sharing services
Otago Daily Times / Posted 20 days ago
Dunedin's marketing spend - and its public profile - could be in for a $300,000 boost, but big challenges remain as city councillors prepare to chart the city's course for another year. Reporters Chris Morris and Craig Borley have been reading the... Read more
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Herald.ie
Families hope review will see more rules for Henrietta Street filming Laura Larkin – 20 January 2016 02:30 AM The street has long been a favourite
Families hope review will see more rules for Henrietta Street filming
Herald.ie / Posted 21 days ago
Laura Larkin – 20 January 2016 02:30 AM The street has long been a favourite in the film and TV industry because it is the only intact example of an early 18th century street of... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Tracer dye sparks calls to ORCThe ORC confirmed harmless tracer dye was used to test for a seepage leak and r
Tracer dye sparks calls to ORC
Otago Daily Times / Posted 23 days ago
The ORC confirmed harmless tracer dye was used to test for a seepage leak and resulted in green fluid flowing into Otago Harbour. Photo supplied. A member of the public alerted the Otago Daily Times to a large area of green water near the Vauxhall... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
No rush for vertical burialsWhile many of the world's cities - including Auckland - are considering vertica
No rush for vertical burials
Otago Daily Times / Posted 24 days ago
While many of the world's cities - including Auckland - are considering vertical grave plots, it seems Dunedin has plenty of room for its dead. The 13.6ha Dunedin Cemetery in Concord, which opened in 2011, could cater for 9000 burials over the next... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
What lies beneathNow submerged by Lake Mahinerangi, west of Dunedin, the township of Waipori has
What lies beneath
Otago Daily Times / Posted 29 days ago
Now submerged by Lake Mahinerangi, west of Dunedin, the township of Waipori has a fascinating history, writes Bruce Munro. Today it is a tranquil, hinterland lake cradled in a draped chartreuse and olive, patchwork landscape under a big Otago... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
New harbour hotel mootedThe man, again speaking on condition of anonymity, confirmed he was considering
New harbour hotel mooted
Otago Daily Times / Posted 30 days ago
The man, again speaking on condition of anonymity, confirmed he was considering a multistorey four-star hotel and apartment development on the south side of the Steamer Basin. The project was at an initial stage, and landowners including the Otago... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Overflowing with rubbish at Macandrew BayWhat's happened to the rubbish collection in Dunedin over the New Year period?
Overflowing with rubbish at Macandrew Bay
Otago Daily Times / Posted 1 months ago
What's happened to the rubbish collection in Dunedin over the New Year period? Eight public rubbish bins in the Macandrew Bay beach and playground area. All brimming over, ready for seagulls to make a total mess. A great sight for the many overseas... Read more

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