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Posts tagged as “Bungles”

Harbourside Project is a $2.6 Million Mistake

The Otago Chamber of Commerce has labelled the city’s Harbourside Project a mistake, and Mayor Dave Cull suggests it should never have got off the…

Small Bins Removed From Recycling Plan

The Dunedin City Council has decided on it’s new recycling service. (ODT report here). But there will be no choice of a small bin.In the…

Gallery Tiff Over Arts Map Exclusion

The Dunedin City Council has been embarrassed by a bungle in which public money funded an Arts Map from which some Galleries were excluded. (ODT…

$3.3 Million Blowout In Old Gasworks Costs

A Dunedin City Council report shows a $3.3 million blowout in the cost of restoring the old Gasworks. An extra $345,000 is required this year…

Independent Report On Parking Debacle.

The Dunedin City has called for an independent report on the bungled Parking changes. Deputy Mayor Syd Brown said “common sense” should have been applied…

Backdown on Harbourside Bungle

The Dunedin City Council has decided to withdraw Stage 2 of its planned Harbourside development because of the concerns raised by local businesses. This uncharacteristic…