Regional cooperation of councils

While Rome burns at Dunedin City Council in relation to DCHL…
(see comments at Stadium funding)

### ODT Online Tue, 5 Apr 2011
Councils to explore sharing
By Chris Morris
Southern councils, including the Dunedin City Council, are to investigate new ways of amalgamating services to save money, as well as speaking with one voice when dealing with the Government. Six councils have agreed to form a new southern mayoral forum, which would meet at least every three months to discuss issues including regional economic development and co-operation.
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Posted by Elizabeth Kerr

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  1. Elizabeth

    ### ODT Online Thu, 7 Apr 2011
    Editorial: Sharing the financial load
    News that southern local bodies are to look for new ways to speak with one voice when dealing with the government of the day is therefore not just long overdue, but welcome. The proposals as outlined recently seem, however, to be rather tentative.
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