Daily Archives: February 5, 2011

Community Gallery: Badly forced and mishandled

The change comes as figures show occupancy rates have plummeted since the gallery moved to Moray Place.

The move generated complaints from some groups booked to exhibit at the gallery, who said they had been offered an inferior building in Moray Place as an alternative.

###ODT Online Sat, 5 Feb 2011
Wider role for gallery?
By David Loughrey
The Dunedin Community Gallery may have a change of focus in future from an art gallery to an arts space with a greater emphasis on community participation.
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The Dunedin City Council Finance Strategy and Development Committee meets on 07 February 2011

Agenda – FSD – 07/02/2011 (PDF, 32.3 KB, new window)
Report – FSD – 07/02/2011 (PDF, 278.9 KB, new window) Community Gallery

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Report to DCC FSD: CST/PDT

The Dunedin City Council Finance Strategy and Development Committee meets on 07 February 2011

Agenda – FSD – 07/02/2011 (PDF, 32.3 KB, new window) [other reports]

Report – FSD – 07/02/2011 (PDF, 947.5 KB, new window)
Stadium Precinct Executive Summary 12

The average daily workforce at the site had dropped to about 150.

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Subtitled at ODT Online as ‘Behind the scenes at the stadium’ . . .

### ODT Online Sat, 5 Feb 2011
Private sector funding tops $38 million
By David Loughrey
Private sector funding for the Forsyth Barr Stadium, being raised though the sale of seating packages and sponsorship, reached $38.1 million by the end of last year, the latest report on the project says.
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