Daily Archives: November 30, 2009

PechaKucha @Dunedin

PechaKucha Night was devised in Tokyo in February 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network, and show their work in public.

It has turned into a massive celebration, with events happening in hundreds of cities around the world, inspiring creatives worldwide. Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of “chit chat”, it rests on a presentation format that is based on a simple idea: 20 images x 20 seconds. It’s a format that makes presentations concise, and keeps things moving at a rapid pace.

www.pecha-kucha.org

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Cellphone towers

### ODT Online Mon, 30 Nov 2009
Cellphone tower worries could spur rule changes
By Chris Morris
Growing concern over the proliferation of cellphone towers could prompt changes to the Dunedin City Council’s district plan. The council is expected to call for public submissions on possible changes to the rules section of its district plan by the middle of next year, and council hearings committee chairman Cr Colin Weatherall said he expected objections to cellphone-tower rules to be raised.
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