Daily Archives: January 20, 2011

Dunedin Heritage Fund

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Cr Lee Vandervis, chairman of the heritage fund allocation committee, defended the fund as an increasingly successful incentive to property owners keen to restore city heritage.

### ODT Online Sat, 22 Jan 2011
Councillors support heritage fund allocation
By Stu Oldham
The New Zealand Historic Places Trust (HPT) has been challenged to help the Dunedin City Council beef up a council-administered heritage fund. The council yesterday voted to restore to $80,000 the money it allocates to its Heritage Fund. The pre-draft annual plan had halved it to $40,000.
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### ODT Online Thu, 20 Jan 2011
Dunedin Heritage Fund may have monies halved
By Stu Oldham
As the Dunedin Heritage Fund seeks to strengthen its position to proactively protect old buildings, the funding it receives from the Dunedin City Council could be halved.
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No final RWC party at new stadium

### ODT Online Thu, 20 Jan 2011
Stadium cup-final party stymied
By Stu Oldham
Plans for a Rugby World Cup final party at Forsyth Barr Stadium have been abandoned because the game, being played at Auckland, cannot be screened live at a commercial event.
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[Can Dunedin afford the fanzone?]

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