Hide onto DCC and ORC, just to check…

### ODT Online Wed, 15 Apr 2009
Minister wants stadium details

By Chris Morris

Local Government Minister Rodney Hide has requested “all relevant information” to ensure the Dunedin City Council and Otago Regional Council are acting appropriately in backing the planned $198 million Otago stadium.

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2 responses to “Hide onto DCC and ORC, just to check…

  1. Elizabeth

    ### ODT Online Wed, 15 Apr 2009
    Opinion: Smoko: Revolution’s in the air – bring back the night cart
    By Simon Cunliffe

    The campaign against the stadium has gathered many sincere and concerned citizens who have sought answers and reassurances that civic leaders have, until very recently, been slow to provide. This failure has left a vacuum-like echo chamber in which the voices of opponents have been amplified – many of them hearing only their own howls of protest and dissent.

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    Simon Cunliffe is assistant editor at the Otago Daily Times. The Smoko column is an expression of his personal observations.


    I personally found this to be a gutless piece.

    Surely no coincidence this item appears the same day as a whole page of letters to the editor about the stadium (page 34).

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